Children need healthy food. This should go without saying, but the current U.S.
food system makes it hard to ensure that kids get the kinds of foods they need to ...
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.
A recent study found that children who regularly ate school lunches were 29
percent more likely to be obese than their peers who brought lunch from home.
Apr 5, 2016 ... Parents across the world over want their children to grow up healthy. Type 2
diabetes used to be unheard of in children, but rates have been ...
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 ...
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Nov 17, 2014 ... Only a small number of schools had healthy lunch offerings before the ... self-
reported overweight and obesity among middle school students, ...
This paper assesses whether school lunches contribute to childhood obesity. I
employ two methods to isolate the causal impact of school lunches on obesity.
Oct 23, 2015 ... Being educated in childhood obesity will assure your child gets the most nutrients
out of his elementary school cafeteria food.
Aug 11, 2016 ... Gov't Study Finds Michelle Obama's School Lunches Are Making Kids ... or obese
consumed one-third to one-half of their daily meals at school, ...