Recent Changes in Breakfast and Lunch

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Keeping the Kids Fed Children spend most of their day at school, and consume most of their daily calories at school. When sent to school, don’t we all want to know that our children are getting the most out of the food they are consuming? Of course we do! Well, with the help of our First Lady, and Programs like “Let’s Move,” and recent changes in breakfast and lunch programs, we may be finally getting somewhere. The recent changes in the breakfast and lunch programs to improve nutrition and health have had an economic impact on individuals, have served much of the population, and there are many benefits of the change. The recent changes in the breakfast and lunch programs to improve nutrition and health have had an economic impact on individuals. Economically, the United States has been through a recession, which has caused difficulties for a lot of families trying to keep up with life’s necessities, food being one of them. By making changes to the breakfast and lunch programs at schools, more children are afforded the opportunity of having meals at schools. This is an important aspect, considering children consume most of their daily calories at school. So, the changes to the menus have helped ensure that children are not only eating, but they are eating the right foods. Also, for some children, the meals they are given at school may be the only meals they have all day, so it is important to make sure that school meals are affordable for all families of every financial situation. Also, a great number of the population is being served by the recent changes in breakfast and lunch…...

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