Posted by Bill Couzens Founder Less Cancer

Darren A. Nichols / The Detroit News

“The group says the moratorium is needed because “Detroit’s high-fat and meat-heavy diets” have helped cause heart problems. More than 3,400 Detroiters die of heart disease each year, and the city has the fourth-highest rate of heart disease deaths of all U.S. cities, according to the World Health Organization.

In 2008, Los Angeles imposed moratorium on new fast food restaurants with neighborhoods with high obesity rates and numerous stores. In New York City, officials required fast food chains to post calorie counts on menus and displays”. See Above Link