From around the web this week, a few bites of food news. Please feel free to comment with thoughts, reactions, or other news and events of interest.
LA Times editorial ponders the ‘fat tax’ and other options for tackling medical costs
Gulf seafood deemed safe but still under scrutiny
Chicago school bans lunches brought from home
Could ‘BPA-free’ products be just as unsafe?
Food policy think tank announces National Food Day in October