Study: USDA regs prompt healthier school meal choices; don't hurt participation

Study: USDA regs prompt healthier school meal choices; don't hurt participation

Since updated USDA nutrition standards were put in place, K-12 students have been choosing healthier foods.

K-12 students have been choosing healthier foods with fewer calories per gram for lunch since updated USDA nutrition standards were put in place, concludes a study published in January in JAMA Pediatrics.

The study, funded in part by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation through its Healthy Eating Research Program, assessed the nutritiona

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