Program Teaches Teens Proper Nutrition

Like many U.S. teens, Jessyl DeFrank enjoyed fast food. And this high school student's eating habits were typical of many young people. "I would get after school hungry. First stop was Chinese place, Popeye's, whatever was around, McDonald's, whatever," she said. After the snack, she'd come home to a home-cooked meal, which wasn't always low-calorie, health-conscious fare. Now one organization aims to help kids like DeFrank learn the basics of healthy eating. Healthcorps, which was founded...Full Story
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