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School Cafeterias to Serve Healthy Meals

School districts in Los Angeles, New York, Dallas, Chicago, Orlando and Miami, Florida, are planning to use their clout to make healthful food a national standard in schools. Aside from this, they also plan to promote eco-friendly practices by replacing plastic and polystyrene with biodegradable flatware and trays. The new Urban School Food Alliance among LA Unified and five major school districts  aims to reduce children’s consumption of sugar, fat and salt in school meals and to encourage other school districts to join the crusade. School districts that have so far expressed interest include Houston, Oakland, and San Diego. Each […]

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A study published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition reports that school-based nutrition programs which encourage children to eat more fruits and vegetables have been somewhat successful. Charlotte Evans, author and nutrition researcher at the University of Leeds in the UK, believes that although the results showed that the children ate just a little more fruits than vegetables, the good health habits they acquire during childhood may be carried through adulthood. The study involved 21 school-based programs which included about 900 students per study, who were aged 5-12 years old. The programs included various strategies which ranged from simple […]

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Posted in: Appetite Control, Diet, Disease Prevention, Healthy Eating, Kid's Health, Meal Preparation, News Briefs, Nutrition, Obesity, Parenting, Teenage Health

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