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31 January 2011

Healthy foods for US soldiers

Fast foods are off the menu at some US Army bases as new recruits are being weaned off fast food for healthier fare, which the military believes will make them better soldiers.

Pizzas, sodas and doughnuts are off the menu at some US Army bases as new recruits are being weaned off fast food for healthier fare, which the military believes will make them better soldiers.

To help them choose a balanced meal, green, yellow and red labels indicate the nutritional value of each dish.

 
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