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Topic - New York City Health
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has a message for new mothers: Breast-feed your baby, if possible.
Health officials in the nation's largest city are recommending that any residents living with HIV be offered AIDS drugs as soon as the virus is diagnosed, an aggressive move that has been shown to prolong life and stem the spread of the disease.
Using food stamps to buy sodas, teas, sports drinks and other sugar-sweetened beverages would not be allowed in New York City under a government effort to battle obesity.