An Ounce Of Nutrition
We are a nation in crisis! As childhood obesity continues to rise, so do the incidences of chronic diseases once only seen in adults. If we continue down this path, our children are projected to be the first generation in history to live a shorter life span than their parents.
On the nutritional front, contributing factors to this complex issue include:
And to top it off, youth rarely, if ever, have the opportunity to learn about where food comes from, what it contains, and the importance of making healthy choices.
By creating and inspiring youth food advocates, An Ounce Of Nutrition offers a way to stem the tide.