Policy Improves What Beverages Are Served to Young Children in Child Care


et al, Ginny Gildengorin, Lorrene Ritchie, Patricia Crawford, Sushuma Sharma


beverages, California, childhood nutrition


Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

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Policy Summary

Through a CA statewide survey on beverages served to preschool children in 2008 and 2012, the researchers found a significant effect on healthier beverages served after enactment of state and federal beverage policy. This indicates support and continual promotion of policy and its implementation.

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