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Carrots in big tussle against corn dogs for student loyalty

...might not make enough money to break even, she said. Students at the open campus would leave school at lunch to buy unhealthy food, and some students who leave for lunch don't return for classes, Morse said. Hamrick said he did cave in and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051904/loc_carrots.shtml
News
Eating for Healthy Fat Loss

...I'm not saying that you can't maintain a diet of unhealthy foods long-term. The majority of Americans do just that...like carbohydrates or fats or when we continue to eat unhealthy foods and simply attempt to reduce the total calories...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021011/hea_783712087.shtml
Health
My Turn: Alaska has an opportunity for health

...vs. healthy Frito pie is part of a bigger picture Unhealthy foods support healthy sports at JDHS Changing the school...These choices also force children to choose between unhealthy foods and healthy school meal programs. Creating more state...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110502/opi_myturn1.shtml
Opinion
It's time to halt an unhealthy trend

All parents should know that our schools are now one of the largest sources of unhealthy food for kids. Candy, soda, pizza and other snacks compete with nutritious meals everyday with the junk food variety winning hands...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111406/let_20061114017.shtml
Opinion
Increase in diabetes rate continues trend in Alaska

...Naylor, speaking at the University of Alaska Fairbanks last week, said lifestyle changes such as inactivity and unhealthy food choices, coupled with increasing meal portion sizes, have contributed to the increase in obesity. The changes in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111505/sta_20051115024.shtml
News
Fluoridating water is well-intentioned, but there's a better way

...Fluoridating water is a well-intentioned effort to help children and adults who are eating highly processed, unhealthy foods and not practicing oral hygiene. Nevertheless, as with other scientific fixes, fluoride is a substitute for education...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080107/let_20070801022.shtml
Opinion
School lunch needs a stimulus bill

...healthy fruits and vegetables. Some students are going hungry. Many others have the opposite problem: Cheap and unhealthy food has left them overweight and facing a high risk of diabetes and other diet-related health problems. Reform is critical...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040209/opi_424443845.shtml
Eating right doesn't have to be complicated

...I'm not saying that you can't maintain a diet of unhealthy foods long-term. The majority of Americans do just that...like carbohydrates or fats or when we continue to eat unhealthy foods and simply attempt to reduce the total calories...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031810/loc_592452234.shtml
News
Success with SAD

...foods high in carbohydrates are available in plentiful quantities during the holidays and can lead to overeating and unhealthy food choices during the winter months. Incorporate as many nutrient-packed foods that are satisfying and delicious when...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2011-12-11/success-sad
Neighbors
Real health care reform starts in the lunchroom

...nutrition policies that actually encourage children to eat unhealthy foods. As a nation, we've been getting heavier for years...epidemic has a simple cause: We're eating too much unhealthy food. A study presented recently at the European Congress...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073009/opi_472861854.shtml

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