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Mayor Bloomberg Announces A New CDC Study Finding Childhood Obesity Rates Are On the Decline In NYC

Praising himself for a program that showed no significant change in Hispanic and low-income communities epitomizes Bloomberg’s unbridled hubris. Even odder was doing the announcement at a predominantly Hispanic school in the Bronx. The healthier menu is in place but … Continue reading

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City DoH Emails Reveal Dispute Over Science of Anti-Soda Ad

I wish to thank the NY Times for proving that I am not a crank (see below). When government officials make health policy, that policy should be grounded in science. Government officials are not used-car salesmen. The city Health Department … Continue reading

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