Guide: What To Put In Your Child's School Lunch, And What To Avoid"There was one study that said 73 percent of children diagnosed with ADHD who eliminated the food dyes saw an improvement in symptoms."
Ask a Chef: Best Back To School Lunch RecipesEven highly trained chefs deal with kid critics when it comes to lunch box offerings. The Executive Chef of Shaw’s Crab House in Chicago says use fresh ingredients and a little risk and you get fewer orders of pb&j this school year.
Help Needed To Feed Hungry Kids This SummerA lot of Metro Detroit kids are looking forward to the end of the school year -- but for some, summer means hunger.
Detroit School Cuts Served Lunch After Food FightsA Detroit school stopped serving lunch to sixth- through eighth-graders following food fights, attracting complaints that led officials to reverse the decision.
Students Can Eat For Free Under New Federal PlanGrand Rapids Public Schools students can eat free breakfast, lunch and snacks starting this fall under a four-year federal pilot program.
President Obama's School Lunch Plan In JeopardyA spending bill released this week would strip school lunch standards that had earlier been proposed by the Agriculture Department.
DPS Shows Off Healthy School LunchesAt Detroit Public Schools, fried foods have disappeared and fresh fruits and vegetables are part of the daily menu.
Back to School: Then and NowGoing back to school is the same as it's always been. Only the details are different. Kids are still kids.
Thinking Outside the (Lunch) BoxMaking lunch for our kids can be frustrating, especially if they don't eat it. Here are a few tips to help them eat healthy.
Green Living for the School YearGoing back to school is a time for change. Here are some ways to change our habits and help the planet this school year.
Report: Many Kids Relying On School MealsTwo-thirds of U.S. teachers say they have children in their classrooms who are not getting enough to eat at home -- and this holds true in Metro Detroit.
UM Study: Childhood Obesity Linked To Health Habits, Not HeredityThe study found that obese children tend to have the same habits, such as eating school lunch and spending a great deal of time being sedentary.