Bloomberg's Latest Health Initiative Target: Tanning Salons
Mayor Bloomberg has turned his eye toward stricter regulations on tanning salons in what may turn out to be his final health initiative as mayor.
Updated: Oct 12, 2013 4:19 PM
Bloomberg Wants Obese People To Take The Stairs, Just Like He Does In His Mansion
"I have five floors in my house, and I just take the stairs."
Updated: Jul 18, 2013 1:34 PM
Nanny Bloomberg Back In Court To Bogart Your Big Soda
Mayor Bloomerg's third term ends in a mere seven months and he's working against the clock to overturn a court order that halted his signature legacy soda ban back in March.
Updated: Jun 12, 2013 6:54 PM
Sarah Palin Revels In Victory For "Liberty-Loving Soda Drinkers"
FWIW, adult obesity in Alaska has doubled between 1991 and 2010.
Updated: Mar 12, 2013 10:21 AM
More Sad News For Soda: Science Says Sugared Drinks Really Do Make You Fat
Nanny Bloomberg might have to pry our magnum Mountain Dews from our cold, dead, pudgy hands, but it looks like he's probably doing us a favor.
Updated: Sep 22, 2012 5:16 PM
Here's Everything We Know About Bloomberg's Big Soda Ban
In which we try to sort through all the muck and rumors and lay out what beverages and stores will and won't be affected by Bloomberg's big soda ban.
Updated: Sep 15, 2012 11:53 AM
"He's Not My Nanny!" NYers React To Bloomberg's "Soda Ban" Approval
Another angered New Yorker compared Bloomberg to... Hitler.
Updated: Sep 14, 2012 2:29 PM
Board Of Health: We Believe In Soda Ban, And Not Because Bloomberg Told Us To
It was an "historic" meeting, as Health Commissioner Thomas Farley put it; one in which the board's integrity seemed to be at stake as much as any huge soda containers.
Updated: Sep 13, 2012 4:58 PM
Soda Ban Approved In Unanimous Vote, Lattes Spared, Large Lemonade Doomed
As expected, the Board of Health has approved a plan to restrict the sale of sugary drinks, voting 8-0 with one abstention.
Updated: Sep 13, 2012 12:54 PM
Should Bloomberg Ban Big Sodas? Most New Yorkers Say No
A majority of NYC voters don't want Mayor Bloomberg to take their big sodas away, not that they have any say in the matter.
Updated: Aug 16, 2012 5:36 PM
Is Banning Booze Next On Bloomberg's Bucket List?
With the Health Department set to poll New Yorkers about binge drinking, anything is possible!
Updated: Jul 25, 2012 12:26 PM
Bloomberg's Trans Fat Ban Transformed New Yorkers' Diets, Research Shows
Thanks to the NYC Health Department's ban on trans fat, New Yorkers are eating healthier.
Updated: Jul 17, 2012 1:28 PM
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