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Sugar Free Kids Maryland is a diverse coalition working to protect Maryland children from type 2 diabetes, heart disease and tooth decay so they can live long, healthy lives.

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October 30, 2018

Maryland Sugar Rush Comes to St. Mary’s County

The effect of sugary drinks on the health of St. Mary’s County children took center stage at the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership Annual Meeting in California, Md., on Sept. 13.

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October 24, 2018

Horizon Foundation and Sugar Free Kids Maryland Receive National Award for Work to Reduce Sugary Drink Consumption and Promote Healthy Choices

The Horizon Foundation and Sugar Free Kids Maryland have been named recipients of the 2018 National Forum for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Public Policy Award for work to reduce sugary drink consumption in Howard County and throughout the state of Maryland.

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July 18, 2018

Baltimore City Implements Healthy Kids’ Meal Bill

On July 18, the city of Baltimore implemented legislation that makes healthy choices easier for families ordering drinks from kids’ menus in city restaurants. Baltimore is the largest American city – and first on the east coast – to pass and implement this measure. The bill was signed by Mayor Catherine Pugh on Apr. 19.

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