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December 9, 2016
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Times: Childhood Obesity Drops in NYC and Other Big Cities

By Lisa M. Collins

Finally some good news! The New York Times is reporting that childhood obesity dropped 5.5 percent from 2007 to 2011 in New York City, and similar drops in the number of overweight kids is getting reporting in other cities such as Los Angeles and Anchorage, Alaska. So the war on sugar and fried foods is taking effect! 

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