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School lunches is a major problem in today’s world. Unfortunately, school lunches has a big issue with health problems such as obesity. All around the world, people are struggling with obesity. It is the national health problem and can kill quite many of people. Obesity is growing and affecting over thirty five percent in the United States, and nearly thirty two percent for children. Obesity can cause cancers, diabetes, stokes and many other health problems. Students who eat school lunches are likely to be overweight, than the other students that bring they brown paper bags. The one concern is even though students who bring they lunches and student who eat lunch at school comes out to be the same percentage as being overweight, that means …show more content…
On December 13, 2010, President Obama signed a bill for child nutrition to help the school district pay for some of the increased cost of it. In the Washington post newspaper, the students were thanking Michelle Obama for giving them as quoted “a bowl of mush and mystery protein”, they are also spreading the word saying #thanksmichelleobama for this mystery food. The first lady is trying her best to make school lunches great. Michelle Obama started the Let’s Move program for the children to have better lunches, not tortured them with a bowl of …show more content…
(2014, November 24). School kids are blaming Michelle Obama for their ‘gross’ school lunches. Retrieved from http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonkblog/wp/2014/11/24/students-are-blaming-michelle-obama-for-their-gross-school-lunches/
Gleason, P. M. (1995). Participation in the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 61(1), 213S-220S.
Jalonick, M. (Ed.). (2014, May 24). First Lady Responds To School Meal Critics. Retrieved from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/27/michelle-obama-school-meal-critics_n_5400275.html
Ruis, A. R. (2015). 'The Penny Lunch Has Spread Faster than the Measles ': Children 's Health and the Debate over School Lunches in New York City, 1908-1930. History of Education Quarterly, 55(2), 190-217. doi:10.1111/hoeq.12113
Schanzenbach, D. W. (2009). Do school lunches contribute to childhood obesity? Journal of Human Resources, 44(3), 684-709.
Stevens, L., Nicholas, J., Wood, L., & Nelson, M. (2013). School lunches v. packed lunches: a comparison of secondary schools in England following the introduction of compulsory school food standards. Public Health Nutrition, 16(6), 1037-1042. Doi:

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