Fighting Childhood Obesity In Canada Through Healthy Snacks

30 December 2014
 Categories: , Blog

According to CBC News, thirty one percent of Canada's children are overweight or obese. Poor eating habits and a sedentary lifestyle both contribute to this problem, which affects both children and adults alike.  Children are often taught about healthy eating and nutrition in health class at school, then given easy access to snacks full of sugar and fat from school vending machines. Schools have been reluctant to remove vending machines because they are a steady source of essential income. Read More