Banning Food Stamps

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The article is about banning the use of food stamps to buy sugary drinks. Hence, the major Michael R. Bloomberg acquired the permission to bar the purchase of sodas using food stamps. Nevertheless, according the city statistic, I found that 40% of children from kindergarten to a 8 grade students are obese and overweight. This is a terrifying problem, but the thing the surprised me the most is that it only affecting communities with low-income. In addition, poor neighborhoods are the one whom have higher rate of obesity and the development of diabetes. On the other hand, I have to agree with the article that banning the use of food stamps to buy sodas will have dramatic change upon New Yorkers citizens. In fact, To address this problem
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