Trimming Fat Two Ways
Byline: Michael Cannon and Radley Balko, SPECIAL TO THE WASHINGTON TIMES
The Journal of the American Medical Association recently published a study purporting to link increased soda consumption with weight gain. This comes on the heels of studies linking obesity to urban sprawl, longer commutes to work, time in front of the television, time on the Internet, not enough physical education in schools, vending machines in schools, marketing and advertising of junk food to children, and countless other trends, foods, habits and [in]activities.
Unfortunately, a slew of nutrition activists and nanny-statists want to use the fact some Americans are getting bigger to limit what the rest of …
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Publication information: Article title: Trimming Fat Two Ways. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: October 21, 2004. Page number: A18. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
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