health and wellness

vegan salad
Although colleges and universities have long offered vegan choices, the segment is upping its game. Yale's efforts to feed vegans exceed what's required...
students lunch money
By taking advantage of federal programs and partnering with their communities, K-12 foodservice operations are tackling food insecurity in their districts.
Research published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests that the placement of healthy items can make a huge difference in how likely students are to eat them.
salad as a rock
[To promote healthier eating], Aultman Hospital invites guests to guess the weight of their salad. Guess within a certain range, and it’s free.
District officials have asked for the feedback, but the students say they’ll boycott again if issues aren’t addressed.
The blenders, which are powered by pedaling, will be located in high school smoothie bars.
The university estimates it will buy 180,000 pounds per year.
Although free breakfasts should take no more than 15 minutes, parents at PS 343, the Peck Slip School, say it takes as much as 30.
North Middle School students can choose from a variety of food, including fruit, vegetables, proteins and breakfast.
A taste test raises the possibility of drinks they might otherwise find at a Starbucks.

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