Breakfast cereal tied to lower BMI for kids

Author: 
Kathryn Doyle
04/09/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Regularly eating cereal for breakfast is tied to healthy weight for kids, according to a new study that endorses making breakfast cereal accessible to low-income kids to help fight childhood obesity.

One in every four American children lives in a food insecure household where breakfast isn't a sure thing, lead author Dr. Lana Frantzen told Reuters Health.

Read more: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_135743.html

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