Schoolchildren not Eating Healthy Lunch under National Nutrition Program

November 25, 2014 4:50 PM

12 0

Two new studies recommend that high percentage of schoolchildren is not eating the healthy lunches they were supposed to have under the national nutrition program. According to research from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, most of the time students do not select the fruit or vegetable to eat.

The study by Johns Hopkins shows that children who carry their lunches from home are not making any progress in accepting healthier version. Several of the bag lunches are packed and given with love but they all are also packed with less fruits and veggies. They also have considerably more salt and ...

Read more

To category page