Adding dip to veggies gets kids to eat more

June 6, 2013

By Kerry Grens Offering a dip alongside vegetables encourages kids to eat veggies they might normally push aside, according to a new study. “It is a good idea to try to pair less preferred foods, like vegetables, particularly those that your child doesn’t like so much, with something to give it a little more flavor,” […]

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Study examined association between household behaviors, youth BMI

December 28, 2012

This study sought to determine whether children (aged 9–18 years) who live in households that have healthful practices related to behaviors associated with obesity have a lower body mass index (BMI).

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