Controversial Vitamin Water Article May Upset Vitamin Water Manufacturers

Youngevity releases a controversial article titled "Vitamin Water Drinks Not Worth It!", which may cause upset amongst Vitamin Water Manufacturers. More information and the article itself can be found at has released a potentially controversial article “Vitamin Water Drinks Not Worth It!”, bringing some cause for concern, as the article may upset companies promoting vitamin water as healthy.

The 500 word article examines the high points and low points of Vitamin Water, in the pursuit of providing truth behind vitamin water nutrition for consumers. In somewhat typical manner though, a certain element of the article is set to spark discontent amongst Vitamin Water Manufacturers.

Below is a portion of the piece, which neatly exemplifies the controversial element:

Some of the companies who produce these drinks (such as VitaminWater) declare that the drinks avoid persistent diseases, decrease the dangers of eye illness, promote healthy joints, and support optimum immune function. These claims are controversial as many feel the claims are unsubstantiated.

Dr. John Robbins, Esq., PhD., M.D. states:

“the product is essentially sugar-water, to which about a cent’s worth of artificial vitamins have actually been added. And the quantity of sugar is not insignificant. A bottle of vitamin water contains 33 grams of sugar, making it more akin to a soda than to a healthy beverage.”

“Of course YoungOfficial never sets out to intentionally upset anybody. The aim of our articles is first and foremost to Provide nutrition information about Vitamin Water. It is critical, however, that we stay dedicated to our true voice.

Although our “Vitamin Water Drinks Not Worth It!” might unsettle companies promoting vitamin water as healthy, our duty is to our readers. We believe it’s more important to Lay down the facts, than to please everyone. Which is notoriously difficult to do.”

Although there has been no backlash as of yet, the possibility exists as the article it exposes misleading marketing. has been a provider of in depth articles in the Nutrition market for 3 years.

YoungOfficial has stated the future aims for the website are Help people live healthy, long lives.

So Youngevity hopes any controversy will pass quickly and re-emphasizes no offense is or was intended.

YoungOfficial’s complete article can be found at…

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