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Federal snack program does not yield expected impacts, Virginia Tech researchers find

20:00 EDT 16 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(Virginia Tech) The research team examined the US Department of Agriculture's Smart Snacks in School regulation. The federal mandate was intended to replace unhealthy school snacks and beverages with more wholesome options, including fruits, vegetables, and packaged treats low in fat, sugar, and sodium.

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