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12 August 2010

Gardening, Cooking Parties Double Kids' Veggie Consumption

Researchers report that eight-week program reaped big rewards among kindergarteners

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The research is described in the current issue of the journal Nutrition & Dietetics.

  • Children feel special when adults sit next to them and eat the same foods.
  • Involving children in food preparation helps them learn the names and colors of foods and helps develop their hand-eye coordination.

 
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