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Unformatted text preview: cholesterol, and high blood pressure. The CDC and other governmental agencies have and continue to post about the childhood obesity epidemic. I do believe that our government also needs to look at the lunches served in our schools and to completely do away with vending machines at schools that sell soft drinks. I also believe that it is the primary responsibility of parents to be aware of this epidemic and offer more nutritious food selections for our children. I know that in this tired and hurried life that we all live init is much easier to hurry our children to a fast-food restaurant like McDonalds than to have a healthy and nutritious home-cooked mealbut we have to think about the long-term harm that we are doing!...
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This note was uploaded on 05/30/2011 for the course NUTR 210 taught by Professor Mandrake during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Long Beach.
- Spring '11