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How to Help Kids Eat Healthy this Summer

Summer means camp, swimming, and lots of unsupervised meals.  During the school year, what kids eat is more controlled.  They eat breakfast at home or school, lunch at school, and dinner with their families.  School lunches are designed to be … Continue reading

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Picture Comparisons Predict Children’s Food Preferences

PICTURE COMPARISONS PREDICT CHILDREN’S FOOD PREFERENCES Children’s liking of specific foods can be accurately assessed by asking them to compare pictures on a computer screen, suggests new research that could help manufacturers develop new child-friendly foods. For more complete information … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Kids to Eat More Vegetables

Being creative and offering a variety of foods can make a difference in the choices your children make when it comes to eating healthy.

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The Secret Weapon in the Happy Meal Wars: Parents

Whether there are toys in Happy Meals or not, the bottom line is that parents are in control of the food their children eat and the habits they develop.

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