Coke on Soda Tax for Obesity: It's You, Not Us

The chief executive of the Coca-Cola Co. Thursday threw a jab into the fray about proposed soda taxes intended to curb obesity, charging that America's obesity problem is linked more to the nation's sedentary lifestyle than to sugary beverages. But some dietitians and public health experts said many of his arguments hold less water than a can of coke. In a Wall Street Journal opinion piece, CEO Muhtar Kent wrote, "In cities and states across America -- and even at the federal level -- this...Full Story
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