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Kids won't eat healthy school lunches? Balderdash!

ohio.com | January 12, 11 at 10:03 AM

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Kids won't eat healthy school lunches?  Balderdash!

These days the country seems to be at a heightened awareness of healthful eating, particularly among our young people, where obesity rates have reached shocking levels. But for all the hype and...

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Legislatures in four states: Put vegan options on school lunch menus

Max Kramer | January 6, 11 at 09:25 AM

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Legislatures in four states: Put vegan options on school lunch menus

This week, President Obama signed the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act-the first major bipartisan bill enacted by a deeply polarized congress since the election. The act will replace junk food in school lunches...

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DC to use soda tax in campaign against childhood obesity

washingtonpost.com | May 2, 10 at 11:44 AM

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DC to use soda tax in campaign against childhood obesity

The D.C. Council plans to give final approval Tuesday to school nutrition and physical education standards that would be among the strictest in the country, mandating that low-calorie and low-fat meals be...

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Woody Harrelson wants veggie choices in schools

May 2, 10 at 07:33 AM

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Woody Harrelson wants veggie choices in schools

Vegan actor Woody Harrelson is urging U.S. government officials to support a bill enforcing healthy eating in schools across America. The "Cheers" star swears by his hardcore vegetarian diet and is known...

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Meat served to school children unsafe

December 9, 09 at 10:15 AM

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Meat served to school children unsafe

Schoolchildren around the U.S. are eating meat that falls short of the safety standards of many fast food restaurants, the USA Today reported Wednesday. The U.S. Department of Agriculture maintains the meat...

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