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New Federal Food Standards Are Leaving School Kids Feeling Hungry And Frustrated
2012-09-26 11:50:16

New federal food regulations have gone into effect in schools across the country beginning this year. But many students have complained that they are still left with a feeling of hunger after lunch time.

States With Tough School-Nutrition Laws Show Slimmer Kids
2012-08-13 11:19:14

New federal nutrition standards are going into effect this year at schools all across the country curbing sales of junk foods and sugary drinks in an effort to help keep America’s children slim and trim.

Study Finds Health Value To Children Of National School Lunch Program
2011-11-11 12:15:35

A recent study by current and former Iowa State University researchers confirmed that school lunches improve the health outcomes of children who reside in low-income households.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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