Parent Nutrition Report Cards Helpful for Gaining Healthier Nutrition


A pilot study from the Cornell University learns that for healthier nutrition, parents should also receive a nutrition report card.

According to Cornell behavioral economists Brian Wansink and David Just, a nutrition report card is feasible and efficient. The results may be preliminary, but the nutrition report cards are essential in driving children toward healthier, more affordable food options.


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Federal Programs Related to - Food

Programs that provide access to free or low-cost food products by distributing groceries and providing meals.

Food Assistance Programs

Federal Programs Related to - Nutrition

Programs that provide information concerning the basic principles of healthful eating, food handling and preparation, and shopping skills. Includes programs on dietary choices such as vegetarianism.

Nutrition Education; Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children; WIC; ; Nutrition Assistance Programs; Vegetarianism.

Federal Programs Related to - Behavioral Science Programs

Programs that focus on the social sciences, psychology, and biomedical sciences to study complex problems of human individual and social growth and behavior.




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