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Chicago’s Short-Lived ‘Soda Tax’ Cut Consumption, Boosted Health Care Funds

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Latest Diet & Weight Management News By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 24, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Chicago’s brief and now-defunct soda tax did cut the consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks, a new study finds, along with raising funds for public health initiatives. From August to November 2017, when …

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Obamacare May Have Boosted Jobs, Education for Poor

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FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The Affordable Care Act might have done more than provide more Americans with health insurance: New research suggests accompanying expansions in Medicaid may be linked to higher numbers of low-income people having jobs or going to school. That’s what happened after Michigan expanded …

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