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Pregnant? Think Again Before You Reach for that Sugary Drink

New research suggests that pregnant women who consume sugary beverages had children with higher body fat amounts. 

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New Resource: Healthy Practices in Early Care and Education Settings

Work with Early Care and Education centers? Check out this new CDC resource and see how it can help you implement healthier practices in your work.

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San Francisco School Menus Say Goodbye to Chocolate Milk

San Francisco school district is taking a step to remove an item from the school menu that contains about 40 percent of the recommended daily sugar allowance in a child’s diet.

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Dietary Sodium Intake from Snacking in the U.S.

A new study looks at how salt sneaks into our snacks, and how much of an impact it has on our lives.

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School Lunch Shaming: A ‘Hidden’ Type of Bullying for Latino Kids

Bullying at lunch—it’s not always the classic bully taking lunch money.

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