An Associated Press review of scientific studies examining 57 federal nutrition education programs in schools found that only four showed any real success in changing the way kids eat. The news service cited various reasons for why the programs have had such little success, including poverty, the bad examples set by parents and the influence of advertising by food and beverage companies. The federal government spent $696 million this year on childhood nutrition education The University of ...

Register to view this Article

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for Premium Content on Food Management will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick.

Already registered? here.