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Bloomberg says no to big, sugary beverages

Bloomberg says no to big, sugary beverages

August 25, 2012
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To battle New York City’s rising obesity epidemic, Mayor Michael Bloomberg proposed a ban on sugary drinks larger than 16 fluid ounces. Under the proposed ban, which was formally submitted to the New York City Board of Health in June, these drinks would no longer be sold in self-service cups or containers...

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