Nyc Proposes Ban On Sale Of Oversized Sodas, Sugary Drinks

Sugary Drinks

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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    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) (AP)—New York City cracked down on the sale of supersized sodas and other sugary drinks Thursday in what was celebrated ... Others, though, likened the ban to Prohibition. A New York Times poll last month showed that six in 10 ...
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    In his latest effort to fight obesity in this era of Big Gulps and triple bacon cheeseburgers, Mayor Michael Bloomberg is proposing an unprecedented ban on large servings of soda and other sugary drinks ... But he said restricting sodas to 16 ounces ...
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