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Why banning drive-throughs could make communities healthier

Posted on Dec 13, 2018 in Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the August 20, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Noise and litter are two big reasons communities have banned drive-through windows in restaurants, but one University of Alberta researcher hopes it also helps put the brakes on unhealthy eating. As of 2016, 27 local governments across Canada, including two in Alberta, have either fully or partially banned fast food drive-throughs. And though the decisions were based on esthetic concerns, U of A public health researcher Candace...

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