Navigation Links
Beverage Industry Continues Cutting Calories in Schools, Delivering on Its Commitment to Change Beverage Mix
Date:9/10/2008

simple," Neely said. "This industry made a bold commitment two years ago to change the beverage mix in schools, and we are delivering. We recognize that schools are unique places and we're doing our part to help students understand the importance of balancing calories burned with calories consumed."

The School Beverage Guidelines Progress Report 2007-2008 marks the second annual assessment of the impact and status of implementation of the national guidelines. Its data is collected and analyzed by Keybridge Research LLC, an independent policy research firm.

"The change we're seeing is clearly significant," said Dr. Robert Wescott, president, Keybridge Research LLC. "Bottlers continue to make strong progress toward full implementation and, in light of the timeline given to the industry to implement these guidelines, the gains to date are particularly noteworthy."

The voluntary agreement between the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, American Beverage Association, The Coca-Cola Company, Dr Pepper Snapple Group (formerly Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages) and PepsiCo, Inc. was announced by President Clinton along with leaders of the beverage industry on May 3, 2006. The science-based guidelines call for the beverage industry to provide lower-calorie and smaller-portion options in schools, including the removal of full-calorie soft drinks, all by the 2009-2010 school year. Beverage options include 100 percent juice, low-fat milk and bottled water in elementary and middle schools, with the addition of diet sodas, calorie-capped sports drinks and enhanced waters, and low-calorie teas in high schools. It is the shift towards lower-calorie, smaller-portion beverages that is contributing to the reduction in calories available from beverages in schools, as well as the change in the beverage mix available to students.

The School Beverage Guidelines are a component of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation's Healthy Schools Program. This compr
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Beverage Association
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Weight gain in children has no association with sugar-sweetened beverage consumption
2. Kids Gulping Down More Sugary Beverages
3. Childrens consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages
4. White Hat Brands Takes Dog On It! Fortified Juice Beverage for Kids to New Heights
5. Retailers Sign on to Sell the New HEALTHYCAL+ Water Beverage - Even Before First Bottle is Packaged
6. Tahitian Noni International Expands HIRO(TM) Beverage Line With Super Fruits Sparkling Black Currant
7. Sodium Content Foods and Beverages Gain Revenues as Americans are Embracing Low- and No-Sodium Campaigns
8. Keep a Watchful Eye on Sugary Beverage Consumption
9. Doubled calorie intake from beverages likely contributes to adult obesity
10. Major ORAC Differences Among Top Antioxidant Beverages
11. Pressure to Promote Healthier Eating to Cause Minor Growing Pains for Kids Licensed Foods and Beverages
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/6/2015)... (PRWEB) March 06, 2015 “ Pokemini ” ... which features the latest and coolest mobile applications on the ... expert and host of NewsWatch, conducted the app review and ... game. , Over the last couple of years, mobile ... to the game. For example, Candy Crush allows users to ...
(Date:3/6/2015)... Ticket Down is a reputable source for ... the Moda Center. After being away from the touring ... no signs of letting up on his “Garth Brooks World ... wife, Trisha Yearwood, to venues around the United States. The ... acclaimed tour to the Moda Center in Portland, OR. The ...
(Date:3/6/2015)... As the Muscular Dystrophy Association continues to enhance its ... two new Scientific Program Officers, Amanda Haidet-Phillips, Ph.D and ... Pavlath, Ph.D, who joined MDA late last year as ... will lead MDA as it accelerates new front-line discovery ... of neuromuscular and motor neuron diseases. , ...
(Date:3/6/2015)... CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2015 US ... of three Maryland camps – two non-contact specialty camps ... be run by Perfect Performance Training, located at Bowie ... focus on developing position specific skills, speed and strength ... hosted at Salisbury University with Marvin Graves, former quarterback ...
(Date:3/6/2015)... California (PRWEB) March 06, 2015 Johnson ... million jury verdict on March 5, 2015 in Superior ... According to court documents, a jury of 12 awarded ... suffered from being implanted with an Ethicon TVT Abbrevo ... nine men and three women also awarded $5 million ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:A Kawaii Social Game was Featured on NewsWatch Television on February 26, 2015 2Health News:Garth Brooks Tickets in Portland, OR at the Moda Center: Ticket Down Slashes Garth Brooks Ticket Prices at the Moda Center in Portland 2Health News:Garth Brooks Tickets in Portland, OR at the Moda Center: Ticket Down Slashes Garth Brooks Ticket Prices at the Moda Center in Portland 3Health News:MDA Adds Muscle Disease and ALS Leaders to Research Team 2Health News:MDA Adds Muscle Disease and ALS Leaders to Research Team 3Health News:MDA Adds Muscle Disease and ALS Leaders to Research Team 4Health News:US Sports Camps to Host Three New Football Camps in Maryland 2Health News:Johnson & Johnson Hit with $5.7 Million Verdict in Pelvic Mesh Trial Announces Matthews & Associates Law Firm 2Health News:Johnson & Johnson Hit with $5.7 Million Verdict in Pelvic Mesh Trial Announces Matthews & Associates Law Firm 3
... for first time treatment of advanced lung cancer in ... randomised study on lung cancer patients led by Dr.Alan ... at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. ,Nearly 900 patients ... the trial. None of them had received any previous ...
... the world today, Britain had to face the embarrassment of ... week. //In a recent report by CABE it was brought ... population can be declared obese and overweight. ,The ... headquarters in London works towards improving people's quality of life ...
... to investigate a botched cataract surgery camp at the Guwahati ... ,Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said the enquiry would be ... and was expected to submit the report in three months. ... hence instituted a judicial probe to fix responsibility for the ...
... Virus type C (GBV-C) protects against HIV infection is now ... Iowa// City Health Care System and the University of Iowa ... growing in cell models. ,The team found that ... NS5A greatly slows down HIV from replicating in cells grown ...
... Hospital have developed a revolutionary treatment for dementia.// ... Research Centre George Razay merely merely draining fluid from ... 5000 Tasmanians are affected by dementia and the figure ... ,20 patients, equal number of men and women ...
... In order to restrict the use animals for the ... new techniques are being developed by researchers at the ... as a financial grant. ,Gauging the carcinogenic effects ... which further necessitates the use of live animals to ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Judicial Probe Ordered for Botched Eye Surgery Camp 2Health News:Study IDs Protein That Inhibits HIV From Growing In Cell Cultures 2Health News:Study IDs Protein That Inhibits HIV From Growing In Cell Cultures 3Health News:Grant Encourages Drug Testing Sans Animals 2
(Date:3/5/2015)...  BioPhotas, Inc., an FDA registered medical device manufacturer ... to treat skin, muscle and joint conditions, today announced ... to provide BioPhotas, flagship product, the Celluma, ... Commenting on the alliance, Patrick ... Celluma at the Warrior Hope and Care Center had ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... -- CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMN ) will ... 2015 on Thursday, March 12 before the market opens, and ... AM ET. To participate in the conference ... the beginning of the call. If you are unable to ... from Thursday, March 12, 2015 through midnight on May 12, ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... , March 5, 2015   ndd Medical ... testing (PFT) that employs precise ultrasound technology, announced that ... event held by the San Antonio Pulmonary Fibrosis Support ... (ILD) or pulmonary fibrosis (PF), as well as those ... a footprint of a mere 12 square inches, EasyOne ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:BioPhotas, Inc. and the Semper Fi Fund Work Together to Provide Pain Relief to Injured Service Members 2BioPhotas, Inc. and the Semper Fi Fund Work Together to Provide Pain Relief to Injured Service Members 3Cantel Medical Corp. To Hold Conference Call To Discuss Results For Its Second Quarter Ended January 31, 2015 2ndd Medical Technologies' Mobile Pulmonary Function Testing Helps Combat Pulmonary Fibrosis 2ndd Medical Technologies' Mobile Pulmonary Function Testing Helps Combat Pulmonary Fibrosis 3
... 22, 2010 Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE ... to both the United States Food and Drug Administration ... the use of Prevnar 13®* (Pneumococcal 13-valent Conjugate Vaccine ... and older for the prevention of pneumococcal disease caused ...
... Dec. 22, 2010 Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: ... Chief Executive Officer, will present at the J.P. Morgan ... 2011 at 1:30 pm Pacific time.  The ... at http://jpmorgan.metameetings.com/webcasts/healthcare11/directlink?ticker=HAE .  The webcast ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Pfizer Submits Applications to FDA and EMA for Use of its Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, Prevnar 13®, in Adults 50 and Older 2Pfizer Submits Applications to FDA and EMA for Use of its Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, Prevnar 13®, in Adults 50 and Older 3Pfizer Submits Applications to FDA and EMA for Use of its Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, Prevnar 13®, in Adults 50 and Older 4Pfizer Submits Applications to FDA and EMA for Use of its Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, Prevnar 13®, in Adults 50 and Older 5
The cordless Simon Dermatome with rechargeable battery is used to harvest split-thickness skin grafts and for debridement....
Forceps with round handle, straight...
Castroviejo microscopic needle holder...
Microscopic scissors, curved...
Medicine Products: