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Researchers test if prizes can get students to eat healthier

SNA SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2015

Using emoticons and small prizes could boost efforts to encourage young students to eat healthier meals, according to a study. A school cafeteria's receipts showed sales increased for fruits, vegetables and plain milk after students were able to choose either healthy foods denoted with smiley faces or a healthy "power plate" with a prize. MedicalDaily.com (04/26)


Report: Fewer students drink milk at school

SNA SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Ga. district to expand in-class breakfast to boost participation

SNA SmartBrief | Apr 29, 2015

Universal, free meals boost participation in Ohio district

SNA SmartBrief | Apr 30, 2015

Pa. school uses locally sourced foods for students' lunches

SNA SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2015

Celebrate School Lunch Hero Day on Friday!

SNA SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2015

Portion sizes leave some Texas students hungry for more

SNA SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Advocates push Congress to reauthorize Child Nutrition Act

SNA SmartBrief | May 01, 2015

Complex carbs help reduce risk of overeating, dietitian says

SNA SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2015

Dietitian opposes Paleo diet for children

SNA SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2015


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