Nyc Proposes Ban On Sale Of Oversized Sodas, Sugary Drinks

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New York City plans to ban the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in an effort to combat obesity.

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  • NYC proposes ban on sale of oversized sodas
    NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Michael Bloomberg is proposing a ban on the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in the city's restaurants, delis and movie theaters in the hopes of combating obesity — an expansion of his administration's efforts to ...
    05/31/2012 - 4:05 pm | View Link
  • NYC proposes ban on sale of oversized sodas, sugary drinks
    NEW YORK -- New York City plans to ban the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in an effort to combat obesity. The proposed first-in-the-nation ban would impose a 16-ounce limit on the size of sweetened drinks sold at restaurants, movie theaters ...
    05/31/2012 - 3:34 am | View Link
  • NYC proposes ban on sale of oversized sodas
    Mayor Michael Bloomberg is proposing a ban on the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in the city’s restaurants, delis and movie theaters in the hopes of combating obesity — an expansion of his administration’s efforts to encourage healthy ...
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    NEW YORK (AP) - New York City plans to ban the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in an effort to combat obesity. The proposed first-in-the-nation ban would impose a 16-ounce limit on the size of sweetened drinks sold at restaurants, movie ...
    05/30/2012 - 10:25 pm | View Link
  • NYC proposes ban on sale of oversized sodas
    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City plans to ban the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in an effort to combat obesity. The proposed first-in-the-nation ban would impose a 16-ounce limit on the size of sweetened drinks sold at restaurants, movie ...
    05/30/2012 - 6:20 pm | View Link
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