With the youth obesity crisis in our country, many efforts have been made to encourage our young people to eat healthier - less sugar, fewer empty calories, more fruits and vegetables, whole grains, etc. But one of the biggest challenges in this effort is the cost. Preparing and consuming a healthier diet can be more expensive. The Sioux Falls School District is meeting that challenge head-on. In an effort to encourage consumption of healthier foods, the Sioux Falls School District is piloting a morning healthy snacks program this fall at its high schools as part of its work to improve the health and wellness of the children it serves. For more on this story, CLICK HERE.
22 Jul 2014
Key to Kids Eating Healthier; Make it Affordable