Story | Jan 25, 2012 | 3:44 PM
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Story | Jan 25, 2012 | 4:00 PMThe American school lunch, long the butt of schoolyard jokes, is in for a nutritional makeover, fueled by concern over a national epidemic of childhood obesity and funded by the first hike in federal contributions in three decades. Starting next school year, U.S. schoolchildren will see changes in school lunch programs that are expected to bring fruits and vegetables, more whole grains and potentially smaller portions to every meal served in the nation's schools and at nonprofit childcare centers.
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By Susan J. WhiteNorthShore University HealthSystem More than half of the adult population in the United States is overweight and an estimated one-third of American …
Story | Dec 28, 2011 | 4:34 PM
THE NURSE IS IN By Chris Hammerlund Dear Chris: I have survived Christmas. It was a close call. Besides eating too much and gaining enough …