Read: Voluntary or Regulated? The Trans Fat Campaign in New York City
Sorian& Baugh, Power of Information: Closing the Gap Between Research & Policy, Health Affairs, March/April 2002
Based on the above New York City trans fat reading, briefly describe what constitutes a claim of a “nanny state.” Do you think that this is an accurate description of the New York City trans fat scenario? Explain the rationale for your answer. Do a little research and conclude with another health policy example from a U.S. state or city that could be subject to a claim of a “nanny state”
Format of post: Your post should be 1-2 full paragraphs in length with appropriate references as needed. Use a subject line that succinctly summarizes your post and informs readers of your other health policy example.