Nutrition for Special Populations
The number of children who are overweight or obese would decrease by 3.6% and 4.6%, respectively, if TV ads for unhealthy foods were reduced.
There seems to be more stress and anxiety in children now. Encouraging them to eat more berries and carrots could help kids’ mental health.
Since children eat up to two meals per day at school, healthy school food can play a major role in combating obesity in young people.
Is breakfast important for athletic performance? Even if you plan on exercising later, it can be important not to skimp on a morning meal.
Turns out that even the color of sports drinks may enhance feelings of refreshment and revival, increasing exercise performance.
A study hailing from Brigham Young University determined that the energy expended during youth sports play is often undermined by snacks.