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- Feeding the Hungry. Lynn, Andrea // Parks & Recreation;Aug2010, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p24
The article offers information on the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) in the City of Greenville, South Carolina. The city runs five summer camp sites in low-income neighborhoods which have approximately 50 campers, in the age group 5-15. In these sites, all the participating children receive...
- Calcium and KIDS: A Pilot Program Developed to Increase Calcium Intakes in Third- through Sixth-Grade Children. Caine-Bish, Natalie; Gordon, Karen Lowry // Journal of Nutrition Education & Behavior;May/Jun2006, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p199
The article looks at a 10-week pilot program that was developed to heighten calcium intake in children. According to the article, children with low calcium intake have a greater risk of increased body fat and osteoporosis. Elements of the program included dairy and calcium nutrition education,...
- CHILDHOOD HUNGER. SHAH, NIRVI // Education Week;3/2/2011, Vol. 30 Issue 22, p5
The article discusses the study "Hunger in Our Schools: Share Our Strength's Teachers Report" from the anti-hunger organization Share Our Strength, which reported on the percentage of U.S. teachers who reported having students who arrive to school hungry on a regular basis.
- SOS fights childhood poverty through new fund-raising initiative. Prewitt, Milford // Nation's Restaurant News;12/20/99, Vol. 33 Issue 51, p28
Reports on the initiative of Share Our Strength (SOS) to launch a fund raising program to benefit poor children in the United States. Request for members to donate one hour's wages to finance charitable movements that fight childhood poverty; Broadness of the program according to SOS officials.
- Our starving school kids. Papadakis, Mary // Nutridate;May2006, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p7
Focuses on the rising number of starving school children in Australia. Percentage of students who go to school without eating; Reasons of school children for skipping meals; Solutions recommended to address the growing number of malnourished schoolchildren in the country.
- SOS creates new partnership. // Nation's Restaurant News;2/13/95, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p11
Reports the teamup between the Children's Health Fund and Share Our Strength (SOS) to launch a partnership called Health and Nutrition Action Initiative. Aim of improving the health and nutritional status of homeless children in New York.
- Comparison of dietary habits in the urban and rural Croatian schoolchildren. Colic-Baric, Irena; Kajfe�, Romana; �atalic, Zvonimir; Cvjetic, Selma // European Journal of Nutrition;Jun2004, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p169
Summary. Background:. Post-war socio-economic changes in Croatia probably affected dietary habits, and dietary data about schoolchildren after the war are missing. Aims of the study:. The aim of the study was to compare current nutrient intakes and dietary behavior between urban and rural...
- NATIONAL. // Education Week;5/12/1993, Vol. 12 Issue 33, p2
The article presents information about a report titled "Eat to Learn, Learn to Eat: The Link Between Nutrition and Learning in Children," published last month by the National Health/Education Consortium, a group of 57 child-health and education groups in the U.S. The report alleges that child...
- Home-made packed lunches slip through nutrition net. // Nursing Standard;2/24/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 25, p16
The article presents results from a study concerning the nutritional content of home-made packed lunches. Research found that 75 percent of packed lunches contained a packet of crisps, a chocolate bar, or both. 14 per cent of home-made lunches met food based standards for school meals in...