California students help create healthier menu options


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school-lunch-bunch_t352Students in Chula Vista, Calif., are participating in a program encouraging them to create nutritious meals to be served in area elementary schools, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

Some of the menu changes included adding high-protein sausage to the previous breakfast menu and incorporating traditional Mexican fare, such as taquitos, to the lunch menu.

Read more about the students’ efforts here.

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of Latino kids have obesity (compared to 11.7% of white kids)

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