Chile Bans Toys in Fast Food to Attack Child Obesity
Copyright: Fox News
August 3, 2012
Facing an uptick in child obesity, Chile is cracking down on the happy meal.
A new law in Chile aims to take some of the fun out of fast-food by forcing McDonald's, Burger King, KFC and other restaurants to stop including toys and other goodies with children's meals.
The companies are still using toys to draw in Chile's increasingly chubby children more than a month after the ban took effect on June 7, Sen. Giudo Girardi said as he filed a formal complaint Wednesday with the health ministry.
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