U.S. schools to start serving healthier food this fall
An Obama Administration act will phase in some school meal changes this year and next. Is that a whole-wheat pancake on your tray? When U.S. kids head back to school this fall, they'll see some changes to their school breakfasts, lunches and snacks, Time reports. A few pieces of legislation, signed a few years ago but only now coming into effect, will bring school meals better in line with national nutrition recommendations.
The changes come after studies found that better school lunches help kids maintain a healthy weight.
Time has the details, but here are some highlights: