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Congress Pushes Back on Healthier School Lunches

Who needs leafy greens and carrots when pizza and french fries will do?

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Panel Urges Cholesterol Testing for Kids

Government health experts recommended that all children be tested for high cholesterol before they reach puberty, in an effort to get an early start in preventing cardiovascular disease.

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Soda Bans in Schools Have Limited Impact

State laws that ban soda in schools — but not other sweetened beverages — have virtually no impact on the amount of sugary drinks middle school students buy and consume at school, a new study shows.

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Louisville Schools Add Gardening to Agenda

Along with the traditional reading, writing and arithmetic, students in Jefferson County are learning how to garden.

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