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Ron Dicker

Meet The Mind Behind Those Notorious Ads

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.05.2012 | Business

Ad creator James Bowers works for a lobbyist nicknamed Dr. Evil. So perhaps it makes sense that Bowers has a wicked sense of humor. He wields it to sk...

Tobacco Front Group Takes Out Full-Page Ad Of Bloomberg In Drag

Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.05.2012 | Business

The Center for Consumer Freedom gives NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg a dressing up -- and a dressing-down -- for his proposed ban on large sugary drinks....

Thanksgiving Conversation Starter: Is It Time to Ban Soda Ads on Prime Time Television?

Laurie David | Posted 01.23.2012 | Home
Laurie David

Corporations are no longer allowed to advertise cigarettes on TV due to the potential impact it could have on our kids. When it comes to hard liquor, the government didn't ban it, the companies did it voluntarily. So, isn't it sugary sodas' turn?

PepsiCo CEO: Saint or Sinner When It Comes to Our Health?

Pooja R. Mottl | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Pooja R. Mottl

A decade ago, getting food behemoths to even think about supporting healthier fare was a very tough task. Yet today we're seeing a new wave both in government and business toward "healthy living policies."

Anti-Soda Ad: Most Disgusting Commercial Of All Time? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The New York City Health Department has stepped up its fight against soda with a new, incredibly disgusting commercial. The ad continues this past ...

Drinking Ourselves Fat (Video)

Dr. Thomas Farley | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dr. Thomas Farley

Sugar-sweetened beverages are not the sole cause of the obesity crisis, just one of the most egregious. That's why the NYC Health Department is using disgusting images to get people's attention.

Scare Tactics Highlight Risks of Liquid Candy (aka Soda)

Joanna Dolgoff, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joanna Dolgoff, M.D.

Did you know that a can of soda contains 10 teaspoons of sugar? No parent would give their child a glass of water with 10 teaspoons of sugar; yet that's what you're doing each time you open a can of pop.

Pollan says health-care reform will fail unless we change the way we eat

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

First in The New York Times last week and then on NPR this weekend, Michael Pollan made that point that if we want to fix our health-care system, we h...