What is the Child Nutrition Act, and Why We Should Care?

March 19, 2015 11:10 AM

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What is the Child Nutrition Act, and Why We Should Care?

Childhood obesity continues to be a major health issue. The diet-related diseases kids are contracting at earlier and earlier ages will follow them into adulthood, exploding national health care costs and even threatening our national security.

More than 30 million children eat school lunch every day, and over 13 million eat school breakfast. School food is a major part of these children’s lives, and it can play a significant role in establishing healthy eating habits that can last a lifetime – as long as we continue to ensure that school ...

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