Your Favorite Coffee Chain Drink Is Making You Fat

Those icy coffees could be the reason for your expanding waistline.

There's no denying it: summer is in full swing. The days are longer, parks are full of people working on their tans, and it suddenly feels like the perfect time to relax with a good book and frozen cocktail on a beach somewhere. For those of us who still have to head to the office in the morning, the cocktail we'd like to be drinking is often replaced with another summer staple: the frozen coffee.

 

Unfortunately, that morning pick-me-up could be doing more than giving you a caffeine buzz. Many of the most popular drinks at your favorite coffee chains have off-the-charts calorie counts, huge helpings of sugar, and enough sodium to leave you feeling bloated for a week. Is your favorite frozen drink making you fat? Read on to find out.