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Happy Meal Toys Could be Banned in California County

Postby Todd » Tue Apr 27, 2010 4:28 pm

Happy Meal Toys Could be Banned in California County
Tuesday, April 27, 2010


Print ShareThisCounty supervisors in California have proposed that toys included in fast-food restaurant meals for kids be banned, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Officials in Silicon Valley are convinced that luring kids into eating foods with high sugar, sodium and fat by using toys will make them overweight and cause long term health problems.

This proposal is believed to the first of this type, and would ban the inclusion of a toy in any kids meal with more than 485 calories, 600 mg of salt, or high amounts of sugar or fat. These guidelines would cause all McDonald
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