Baltimore Council to Hold Hearing on Labeling of Sugary Beverages
June 7, 2016
Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen will be joined by CouncilmanNick Mosby and former NFL player Aaron Maybin today to urge the City Council to pass legislation that would require warning labels about sugary beverages on advertisements and restaurant menus.
The City Council’s health committee will hold a hearing at 12:30 p.m. on the bill that would also require labels on any point of sale in the city where these products are sold.
Health professionals and community leaders from across the city will also join Wen……