Kochs for Coke Reading the play-by-play of Big Soda vs. Public Health during the 2000s, when the NYC health department proposed a soda tax and a portion cap to curb obesity, is like watching a hero get pummeled in the boxing ring. In a Salon article adapted from his…
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NEW YORK – Tom Frieden is worried. Not about his new organization—Resolve to Save Lives—but his previous one: the CDC.
After 8 years leading the top public health agency in the US, Frieden remains a fierce advocate for the CDC’s mission and its staff.