Latest Dispatches from the Soda Tax Wars

(CC BY-SA 2.0) by pixydust8605/Flickr The World Gone Mad: California Bans Such Taxes, Trump Imposes them A new city ordinance just took effect in Baltimore that prohibits restaurants from including sugary drinks such as sodas on children’s menus. From now on, the listed drink options on kids’ menus … [Read More...]

Unorthodox Ways to Rein in Your Appetite

(CC BY-SA 2.0) by Les Chatfled/Flickr When Just Telling your Stomach “Whoa” Doesn’t Cut it Brook had never laughed so much in her life. “What’s so funny?” asked Serge. “Your new diet,” said Brook. “Replacing the bulb in the refrigerator with a black light so everything … [Read More...]