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Starting a Global Conversation About School Lunch

Neil Seeman | Posted 02.16.2013 | World
Neil Seeman

2012-12-17-usalunch2.png How do public high school lunches compare in the six countries where HuffPost has sites -- U.S., UK, Canada, France, Spain and Italy? More important, what do students think of their cafeteria food: taste-wise and health-wise?

Obese Children: Is It Nature, Nurture or Both?

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 10.25.2011 | Parents
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

While I agree that there are a number of factors that affect how children make decisions with regard to what they eat, I cannot believe that parental influence and their behavior -- good and bad -- do not affect their children's behavior.