Educating kids about food during lunch

Filed under: Health & Safety: Babies, Nutrition: Health, Development/Milestones: Babies, Day Care & Education

It's no secret that our children are not eating as healthily as they could be. We, as parents, can try to help them be eat healthier, but with the plethora of television ads for sweets and the availability of it in the stores, it is an uphill battle. So what to do? How do we tackle this ever growing issue?

Some Florida elementary schools, with funding from the Agatston Research Foundation, founded in 2004 by Dr. Arthur Agatston, creator of the South Beach
"The success of the book gave me a bully pulpit and an opportunity to change the way Americans eat," Agatston says. "One of the obvious places to start is with children. And that means schools."

Sounds like a novel and good idea.

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AdviceMama Says:
Start by teaching him that it is safe to do so.