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World health officials want super-size tax on soda and sugary drinks, but are countries ready to swallow that?

by www.latimes.com

The World Health Organization is backing a controversial remedy to reverse the global rise in obesity and type 2 diabetes — a 20% to 50% soda tax.

The recommended tax should not be limited to soda, the WHO said Tuesday. It should apply to all sugar-sweetened beverages, a category that includes...


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