Nearly 31 million children receive nutritionally-balanced, free or low-cost lunches
through the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) each school day ...
School lunches have also grown in size and calories, and have decreased in
nutrition. Is there a link between childhood obesity and school lunches? Find out.
Feb 4, 2011 ... Researchers say they have identified another risk factor for childhood obesity:
school lunch. A study of more than 1,000 sixth graders in several ...
FRAC | Food Research and Action Center ... Federal Food/Nutrition Programs ....
a local school wellness policy, an opportunity to address obesity and promote ...
Apr 15, 2015 ... ... Child Nutrition Programs / National School Lunch Program .... Food Assistance
Research Brief—Childhood Obesity and the Role of USDA ...
Oct 23, 2015 ... Being educated in childhood obesity will assure your child gets the most nutrients
out of his elementary school cafeteria food.
Oct 29, 2014 ... Nutrition science has advanced greatly since the inception of the National School
Lunch Program in 1946. Yet when a 2008 Institute of ...
Apr 11, 2013 ... Stricter School Lunch Standards Lead To Lighter Kids ... Childhood Obesity: Most
U.S. Schools Don't Require P.E. Class or Recess · School ...
Feb 7, 2011 ... In addition to the usual contributors to child obesity — excessive TV watching ... a
new study finds another major culprit: eating school lunches.
Nov 17, 2014 ... Only a small number of schools had healthy lunch offerings before the ... self-
reported overweight and obesity among middle school students, ...