10/11/2012

Parents in Boise, Idaho, who are concerned their children do not get enough to eat at lunch under federal nutrition rules usually are less worried once district dietitian Peggy Bodnar explains that students determine what they eat. Students must choose from three of five food groups, including one vegetable or fruit. But Bodnar admits that the meals, which are aimed at the average student, may not be enough for athletes who need more calories.

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