David Gratzer Articles


About the FDA's New Calorie Count Regulations . . .

A recipe for indifference.
11:50 AM, Apr 06, 2011

What if you passed a regulation, and nobody cared? Obesity is quickly emerging as a major policy issue, with related health costs consuming 10 cents on every health dollar – and rising. Policymakers, then, are eager for ideas. Top of the list: regulations to force chain restaurants to post calorie counts on their menus.

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