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n 1822 the average American consumed 45g of sugar, the amount found in one of today's sodas, every 5 days.
In 2012 the average American consumes 765g of sugar every 5 days.
Check out the rest of the stats on this infographic by Randy Krum: http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2012/8/29/american-sugar-consumption.html#
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Not at all. Sugar was not as readily available back then and was highly taxed.
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