Did my doctor prescribe and monitor this? He did not. They aren't paid to do this. And frankly, who wants their doctor nagging them? What drove me was wanting to be alive when I'm 90 -- to be healthy and to fit into my college jeans.
Why do donuts get the key to the city and the soda gets thrown under the bus? I don't know if I like Bloomberg's proposal. Like my rules at home, it seems arbitrary. But the problem is complicated and we need to keep talking about it.
By 2020, four out of five of your friends, coworkers, family members and neighbors will be overweight or obese, and half of them will be diabetic or prediabetic. Today's reality, however, does not dictate the future.