Should schools ban junk food?
Debating the role of parents and schools for healthy habits for kids
Watch my interview with parenting expert Judy Arnall on CTV Alberta Primetime about the recent decision by some schools to ban junk food and check what kids have in their lunch bags.
Does this interfere with a parents right to parent and pack what they want? Listen to our discussion about feeding responsibility and the role of schools, parents and kids on establishing healthy habits.
What are your thoughts about schools banning junk food?
For more information related to this topic check out some of my recent posts:
How can we teach kids about nutrition? How can we help kids manage junk food in general?
What are some options for parents regarding managing Halloween candy?
Are schools programs contributing to eating disorders?
About Andrea Holwegner
CEO, Registered Dietitian, Counseling Practice Director & Professional Speaker
Andrea the «Chocoholic Nutritionist» is founder and CEO of Health Stand Nutrition Consulting Inc. since 2000. She is an online nutrition course creator, professional speaker and regular guest in the media. Andrea is the recipient of an award by the Dietitians of Canada: The Speaking of Food & Healthy Living Award for Excellence in Consumer Education....Read more