Open Comment Letter The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 Childhood obesity in the United States is affecting the health status of the Americans thus calling for the need to develop measures for dealing with the issue. The United States government has to address the issue of childhood obesity by creating federal legislations relating to school nutrition school wellness student fitness screening among other related policies. One of the significant legislation developed towards addressing the issue of childhood obesity is The Heathy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 signed into law by President Barack Obama on December 13 2010. The bill is an improvement of the original Child Nutrition Act that creates a provision for intensive funding for child nutrition to address the rising concerns about childhood obesity in United States. The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act improves child nutrition in the United States with the aim of addressing the contentious Cecchini M. & Sassi F. (2012). Tackling obesity requires efficient government policies. Israel Journal Of Health Policy Research 1(1) 18. dx.doi.org for Disease Control and Prevention. (2011). Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 Section 204: Local School Wellness Policies. 5-Year Technical Assistance and Guidance Plan.Global Childhood Obesity Update. (2014). Childhood Obesity 10(1) 85-88. dx.doi.org B. H. & Guthrie J. (2012). Nutritional Quality of Food Prepared at Home and Away From Home. US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service.Roehr B. (2009). "Soda tax" could help tackle obesity says US director of public health. BMJ 339(aug04 3) b3176-b3176. dx.doi.org C. A. Pomeranz J. L. & Fisher J. O. (2014). The need for public policies to promote healthier food consumption: A comment on Wansink and Chandon (2014). Journal of Consumer Psychology 24(3) 438-445. Skinner A. Perrin E. & Skelton J. (2016). Prevalence of obesity and severe obesity in US children 1999-2014. Obesity 24(5) 1116-1123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.21497 [...]
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