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Big Sugary Drinks Banned in NYC Restaurants

Starting March next year, restaurants, delis, movie and Broadway theaters and any establishment with a food-service license in New York City will be barred from serving supersized beverages (larger than 16 ounces). So far, this NYC is the first US city to regulate portion sizes in food establishments to fight obesity. Mayor Michael Bloomberg believes that these regulations, which were approved by the Board of Health, do not assault personal freedom, because nobody is barred from buying as much soda as they want, although they would have to buy multiple cans or bottles. Fast-food establishments with soda fountains where customers […]

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Posted in: Artificial Sweeteners, Calorie Restriction, Diet, Disease Prevention, Food, News Briefs, Obesity

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Previous studies on laboratory-bred mice, rats and monkeys have shown that calorie restriction may increase their life span. Because of these, many people have tried to restrict their food intake by as much as 30% to prolong life. Scientists have suggested that calorie restriction may be linked to an adaptive response which slows the aging process and limits reproduction. Researchers from the U.S. National Institute on Aging (NIA) in Baltimore, however, have found in a new study that although calorie restriction has some health benefits, it does not necessarily enhance longevity. Rafael de Cabo, an experimental gerontologist at NIA and […]

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