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School’s favorite cookie banned from cafeteria
A favorite, and locally famous, cafeteria treat is off the menu forever in one northeast Ohio school system because of new federal nutritional guidelines. The government's edict to provide healthier foods and cut fats and cholesterol will put an end to the sale of the Elyria...
A favorite, and locally famous, cafeteria treat is off the menu forever in one northeast Ohio school system because of new federal nutritional guidelines. The government's edict to provide healthier foods and cut fats and cholesterol will put an end to the sale of the Elyria...
A favorite, and locally famous, cafeteria treat is off the menu forever in one northeast Ohio school system because o...
- Posted on August 26, 2014
Does the 5-second rule really work?
The 5-second rule states that food dropped on the floor for less than 5 seconds is still safe to eat. But to really answer the question, we need to ask another – how lucky do you feel? It can take less than 5 seconds for 150 to 8,000 bacteria like Salmonella to hop a ride...
The 5-second rule states that food dropped on the floor for less than 5 seconds is still safe to eat. But to really answer the question, we need to ask another – how lucky do you feel? It can take less than 5 seconds for 150 to 8,000 bacteria like Salmonella to hop a ride...
The 5-second rule states that food dropped on the floor for less than 5 seconds is still safe to eat. But to really a...
- Posted on May 16, 2014
“Do you want seasoning with your fries?”
McDonald's says it plans to start testing seasoned french fries. Testing will begin at select U.S. locations starting Friday. The world's biggest hamburger chain says the test of its "Shakin' Flavor Fries" will take place at restaurants in northern California and St. Louis. ...
McDonald's says it plans to start testing seasoned french fries. Testing will begin at select U.S. locations starting Friday. The world's biggest hamburger chain says the test of its "Shakin' Flavor Fries" will take place at restaurants in northern California and St. Louis. ...
McDonald's says it plans to start testing seasoned french fries. Testing will begin at select U.S. locations starting...
- Posted on May 15, 2014
Is yogurt worth arguing over?
The New York Senate's debate about declaring yogurt the state's official snack was intended to teach a fourth-grade class about government. But it became a lesson on legislative silliness from David Lettermen and Jon Stewart. The Senate spent 45 minutes this week debating th...
The New York Senate's debate about declaring yogurt the state's official snack was intended to teach a fourth-grade class about government. But it became a lesson on legislative silliness from David Lettermen and Jon Stewart. The Senate spent 45 minutes this week debating th...
The New York Senate's debate about declaring yogurt the state's official snack was intended to teach a fourth-grade c...
- Posted on May 11, 2014
Do you toss your cafeteria’s food in the trash?
Becky Domokos-Bays provides food services in the Alexandria, Virginia City Public Schools. She has served her students whole-grain pasta 20 times. Each time, she says, they rejected it. But starting next school year, pasta and other grain products in Alexandria City Public ...
Becky Domokos-Bays provides food services in the Alexandria, Virginia City Public Schools. She has served her students whole-grain pasta 20 times. Each time, she says, they rejected it. But starting next school year, pasta and other grain products in Alexandria City Public ...
Becky Domokos-Bays provides food services in the Alexandria, Virginia City Public Schools. She has served her student...
- Posted on May 7, 2014
Mrs. Obama: “It’s OK to splurge”
Michelle Obama said "splurging is the key to life" if you regularly eat right and stay active. Her biggest guilty pleasure: French fries. "How would you appreciate vegetables if you never had chocolate?" she asked. "You couldn't live without a little chocolate, a little Fren...
Michelle Obama said "splurging is the key to life" if you regularly eat right and stay active. Her biggest guilty pleasure: French fries. "How would you appreciate vegetables if you never had chocolate?" she asked. "You couldn't live without a little chocolate, a little Fren...
Michelle Obama said "splurging is the key to life" if you regularly eat right and stay active. Her biggest guilty ple...
- Posted on April 23, 2014
Would you eat pizza that was 3 years old?
What's the holy grail of ready-to-eat meals for soldiers? A pizza that can stay on the shelf for as long as three years and still remain good to eat. Soldiers have been asking for pizza since 1981. That's when lightweight individual field rations replaced canned food. ...
What's the holy grail of ready-to-eat meals for soldiers? A pizza that can stay on the shelf for as long as three years and still remain good to eat. Soldiers have been asking for pizza since 1981. That's when lightweight individual field rations replaced canned food. ...
What's the holy grail of ready-to-eat meals for soldiers? A pizza that can stay on the shelf for as long as three ye...
- Posted on February 16, 2014
Eeww! School serves snail in salad
Officials at a high school on Hawaii's Big Island say they're increasing the level of food inspection at its cafeteria. Why? Because a student found a snail in his lunch. The student found the snail on a salad served at the Kealakehe High School cafeteria. Principal Wilfred ...
Officials at a high school on Hawaii's Big Island say they're increasing the level of food inspection at its cafeteria. Why? Because a student found a snail in his lunch. The student found the snail on a salad served at the Kealakehe High School cafeteria. Principal Wilfred ...
Officials at a high school on Hawaii's Big Island say they're increasing the level of food inspection at its cafeteri...
- Posted on February 7, 2014
Can pushups push up your grades?
Exercise could make you a better student. A study of Kansas elementary and middle school students found a link between physical fitness and better performance on math and reading exams. The study followed the fitness of 13,000 students two years ago. It is part of the...
Exercise could make you a better student. A study of Kansas elementary and middle school students found a link between physical fitness and better performance on math and reading exams. The study followed the fitness of 13,000 students two years ago. It is part of the...
Exercise could make you a better student. A study of Kansas elementary and middle school students found a link...
- Posted on January 30, 2014
Use your phone to track your toothbrushing!
Armbands that track how much you move have become popular ways to motivate people to get fit. But how fit are your teeth? Are you lazy about brushing them? Never fear: An inventor is on the case. An electric toothbrush senses how long and how well you brush, and it lets you ...
Armbands that track how much you move have become popular ways to motivate people to get fit. But how fit are your teeth? Are you lazy about brushing them? Never fear: An inventor is on the case. An electric toothbrush senses how long and how well you brush, and it lets you ...
Armbands that track how much you move have become popular ways to motivate people to get fit. But how fit are your te...
- Posted on January 9, 2014