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Battle Over The Bulge

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January is the month when many of us go on diets or on the treadmill — or even both. All ways to work on controlling weight.

But a forum in Boston Tuesday centered on what, if anything, the government should do about your waistline. It's a question that Massachusetts lawmakers may also consider this year. WBUR's Health and Science reporter Allan Coukell has more on the story.

This program aired on January 24, 2007. The audio for this program is not available.

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