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Mayor Bloomberg Health Rules

Bloomberg Encourages Using The Stairs

Posted 07.18.2013 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg wants you to take the stairs. The mayor issued an executive order Wednesday requiring city agencies to implement "active design strate...

Anti-Smoking Campaign Hopes To Keep Tobacco Products Out Of View In NYC

AP | MEGHAN BARR and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.18.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Cigarettes would have to be kept out of sight in New York City stores under a first-in-the-nation plan unveiled by Mayor Michael Bloo...

Bloomberg Announces Progress In City Effort To Reduce Salt Intake

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 04.13.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Salt has quietly been slipping out of dozens of the most familiar foods in brand-name America, from Butterball turkeys to Uncle Ben's...

WATCH: Soda Ban Finally Goes To Vote On Thursday

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 11.13.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City cracked down on the sale of supersized sodas and other sugary drinks Thursday in what was celebrated by some as a groun...

City Plan To Add Supermarkets, Fresh Food To Poorer Areas

New York Times | DIANE CARDWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Bloomberg administration, in its ever-expanding campaign to make New Yorkers eat better, has already clamped down on trans fats, deployed fruit ve...

Mayor Bloomberg's Health Rules Don't Apply To Him

New York Times | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

He dumps salt on almost everything, even saltine crackers. He devours burnt bacon and peanut butter sandwiches. He has a weakness for hot dogs, cheese...