Should US lawmakers step in to control obesity?

January 2007
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;1/13/2007, Issue 519, p2
The article focuses on the views of Lawrence Gostin, of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, on obesity and overweight in the U.S. He emphasized the role of law in preventing obesity. He mentioned the socioeconomic impact of obesity. He also cited the need to ban foods and ingredients that are harmful to public health.


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