Private NYC Hospitals Take Healthy Food Pledge

New York City has entended its healthy food initiative from its 15 public hospitals to 16 private hospitals, which have alll voluntarily signed on.

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's health campaign, which recently enacted a ban on super sized sodas in commercial foodservice establishments, will also soon banish sugary and fatty foods from both public and private hospitals in the city, reports ABC News. The city's 15 public hospitals have already cut calories in patient meals and restricted the

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