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Nyc Portion Cap

Hawaii to Cap Sizes of Sugary Drinks

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 04.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

The Hawaii State Senate recently introduced a bill that would prohibit the sale of sugar-sweetened drinks in containers larger than 16 ounces anywhere in the state.

Why a Cap on Sugary Drinks May Work

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 08.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

Obesity and diabetes are major public health problems in the city of New York as well as in other parts of the U.S., and limiting the sizes of sugar-sweetened drinks is certainly worth trying.

From the NYC Soda Portion Cap Hearing: Rebutting Big Soda's Opposition

Nancy Huehnergarth | Posted 09.24.2012 | New York
Nancy Huehnergarth

I'm hopeful that the New York City Board of Health will approve the measure to bring portion sizes back to normal, and set a healthy example for the rest of the nation.