The obesity rate dropped 43 percent for young children over the past decade, marking the first major decline in the obesity epidemic.
Unhealthy foods are already being taken out of school lunches. Next up is the removal of unhealthy food marketing in schools.
The Let's Move! campaign has announced Sesame Street characters will promote produce to children. Will it work?
First Lady Michelle Obama has launched a new campaign encouraging water consumption -- but why?
As part of its healthy food initiative, Wal-Mart has announced it will buy 80 percent of its fresh produce directly from local growers.
Michelle Obama hits the road this week to promote the third birthday of Let's Move!, her initiative that aims to eliminate childhood obesity.
As early as April, Greek yogurt could be offered in your child's cafeteria.
The USDA has decided to allow more meat and grains in school lunches after outcry by school administrators.
For the first time in thirty years, studies are showing declines in childhood obesity rates.
Political scientist Christine Barbour talks about food stamps, the recent demise of the farm bill and what she thinks the lack of a food conversation means.
The new school year brings with it new standards for school lunches. School food preparers and students are adjusting.
The Walt Disney Company has decided to stop carrying junk food ads aimed at children, making it the first company of its kind to do so.
Two recipes for a healthy breakfast using grapefruit and oats, Mimi Ito documents what her kids eat for lunch, and cultivating truffles like any other crop.
Critics and commentators have weighed in on the First Lady's new school lunch guidelines, and potato farmers are the only ones complaining.
First Lady Michelle Obama announced the first major changes to the national school lunch program in 15 years from an elementary school in Virginia.
Did First Lady Michelle Obama shift her focus from healthy food to exercise in her fight against childhood obesity?
After anonymously blogging about her experiences eating school lunch for a year, Chicago Public Schools teacher Sarah Wu has now revealed her identity.
Soon parents will have healthier options on Red Lobster and Olive Garden menus -- for their children and themselves.
The Partnership for a Healthier America is working with several leading banks and national grocery retailers to increase stores in food deserts.
Food deserts are areas where 20% of the population lives in poverty and 33% have difficulty accessing a grocery store.