WASHINGTON —Industry officials are assailing a recently published report recommending that local governments seeking to curb obesity should ban fast-food restaurants from operating near schools and in certain neighborhoods. A report by the Institute of Medicine and the National Research Council released earlier this month cited zoning restrictions on fast-food restaurants near schools and playgrounds as one of several strategies ...
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