Friday, January 12, 2018

Breaking Habits: The Effect of the French Vending Machine Ban on School Snacking and Sugar Intakes | JPAM Feature Article

There is consistent evidence showing that food and drinks sold from vending machines (VMs) have on average a higher energy-density, and access to VMs in schools has been associated with unhealthy diets and excess weight in children. From September 2005, the French government has banned VMs from all middle and secondary schools. This paper evaluates the impact of the ban on the nutrient intakes and school snack frequency of schoolchildren, and consider intakes from out-of-school meals.

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Saturday Poster Winners

November 8, 2014 05:30 PM

These are the winners from the Saturday Poster Luncheon at the 2014 Fall Research Conference.

First place

Should Students Earn an Associate Degree Before Transferring to a Four-Year Institution
Elizabeth Kopko, Columbia University

Second place

Do Visible Tattoos Affect Recidivism?
Kaitlyn Harger, West Virginia University

Third place

Cost-Effectiveness in the Context of Budget Restoration: Implementing the Local Control Funding Formula in the Los Angeles Unified School District
David S. Knight, University of Southern California

 

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