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Limiting soft drinks to 16-ounces is a gimmick, not a solution

Limiting soft drinks to 16-ounces is a gimmick, not a solution

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg this week proposed soft drink sales be limited to 16-ounce containers. Indeed! I don’t even like soda much, and I’ll accept that being overweight is less healthy than being at an ideal weight – whatever that is. But there are better ways of fighting obesity than insulting us overweight folks and limiting the size drink we can buy. Continue reading …