ERIC Number: EJ487279
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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A Model to Increase Consumption of Fruit and Vegetables by Implementing the "5-A-Day" Initiative.
Neill, Kweethai; Allensworth, Diane D.
Journal of School Health, v64 n4 p150-55 Apr 1994
Describes how schools can use the eight components of a comprehensive school health program to initiate a 5-a-Day program (initiative launched by the National Cancer Institute and Produce for Better Health Foundation to increase Americans' fruit and vegetable consumption). Specific strategies to implement each component of the comprehensive school health program are described. (SM)
Descriptors: Behavior Change, Change Strategies, Eating Habits, Educational Policy, Elementary School Students, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Promotion, Nutrition, Parent Participation, Public Health, School Community Programs, School Health Services, Secondary School Students, Student Behavior
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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