Complete the sentence: McDonald’s at a Hospital is like…

Complete the sentence: McDonald’s at a Hospital is like…

McDonald’s at a Hospital is like – a cardiologist smoking – an obese dietitian – etc…. What you need to know: There are 26 hospitals in the US with active McDonald’s restaurants on premises today. These include children’s hospitals like … Continue reading

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Should Ronald McDonald Retire?

Should Ronald McDonald Retire?

(image: Scott Olson/Getty Images, via NPR) Consumer advocacy group Corporate Accountability International is calling on McDonald’s to retire Ronald McDonald. In an open letter to McDonald’s CEO Jim Skinner, the non-profit states: As health professionals engaged directly in the largest … Continue reading

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Tap Congress to Get Off the Bottle

Tap Congress to Get Off the Bottle

A not for profit, Corporate Accountability International, recently released a report with a startling revelation: members of Congress over the course of a year spent nearly one million dollars on bottled water. That works out to about $2000 per member … Continue reading

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On McDonald’s and Obesity

On McDonald’s and Obesity

Image by Getty Images via Daylife There’s a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange that is having its best year ever. Sales are up, even as the nation is reeling from one of the worst financial catastrophes in … Continue reading

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