Posts Tagged "food stamps"

Medical Rewind – May 11th

Posted on Jun 22, 2015 in Medical Rewind

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. Recent research indicating that fast food devastates your healthy gut microbiome. Where is Dr. B? Calling in from Bethlehem! Yes, the Middle East! What’s he up to? Why is he slathered in mud from the Dead Sea? RSB and Dr. Rashid Buttar talk about the 7th Toxicity listed in his book related to health and healing. Why does fast food result in weight gain? Is it all about calories, or could it be those toxins disrupting a formerly healthy gut...

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New York Asks to Bar Use of Food Stamps to Buy Sodas

Posted on Oct 16, 2010 in Uncategorized

By ANEMONA HARTOCOLLIS Published: October 6, 2010 Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg sought federal permission on Wednesday to bar New York City’s 1.7 million recipients of food stamps from using them to buy soda or other sugared drinks. The request, made to the United States Department of Agriculture, which finances and sets the rules for the food-stamp program, is part of an aggressive anti-obesity push by the mayor that has also included advertisements, stricter rules on food sold in schools and an unsuccessful attempt to have the state impose a tax on the sugared drinks. Public health experts...

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