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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

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New York City Soda Drink Ban is Good for Health

The New York City Board of Health banned the sale of super-sized sugary drinks, including sodas, at restaurants and several other fast-food venues. Mayo Clinic obesity expert Donald Hensrud, M.D., says the ban is reasonable.     “Understandably, people don’t like being told what to eat, but a limit like that isn’t unreasonable,” says Dr. Hensrud, chair [...]

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