Nutrition

A McDonald's Happy Meal. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

San Francisco Judge Tosses Lawsuit Targeting McDonald’s Happy Meals

A San Francisco judge has dismissed a proposed class-action lawsuit that sought to stop McDonald’s Corp. from using toys to market its meals to children in the Golden State.

04/05/2012

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Five Vet Tips To Keep Your Dog Healthy In San Francisco

A healthy lifestyle is one of the key ingredients to living a longer, happier life. Making health-conscious decisions should always extend to pets. Start with these five basics your vet wants you to know and do for your furry friend.

03/02/2012

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HealthWatch: School Lunches To Have More Veggies, Whole Grains

The first major nutritional overhaul of school meals in more than 15 years means most offerings—including the always popular pizza—will come with less sodium, more whole grains and a wider selection of fruits and vegetables on the side.

01/25/2012

Red, yellow, and orange peppers at a Whole Foods Market (AP)

Study Confirms Healthy Diet Has High Price Tag

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The results of a University of Washington study showing the healthy diet recommended under federal nutrition guidelines may be more expensive than most confirmed what many Bay Area shoppers already […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/04/2011

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Bay Area Food Banks Are Seeing The New Face Of Hunger

A record number of Americans can’t afford to put enough food on the table to feed their families. And a surprising number of them are suburban, middle class, and employed. It’s what’s known as the “new hungry,” and it’s become a disturbing trend in the Bay Area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/11/2011

Bay Area Nutritionists Support New School Lunch Guidelines

It’s being called an aggressive step in fighting the nation’s childhood obesity epidemic: new federal guidelines that will cut the “junk” out of our school cafeterias.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/13/2011

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Nutrition Bill Designed To Help Bay Area Lunch Programs

A federal child nutrition bill, that’s designed to remove greasy foods and sugary drinks from school cafeterias, is expected to help Bay Area school districts in adopting stricter lunch programs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/01/2010

McDonalds Happy Meal. (AP)

San Francisco Bans Toys In Fast Food Kids Meals

San Francisco is the first major American city to prohibit fast-food restaurants from including toys with children’s meals that don’t meet nutritional guidelines.

CBS San Francisco–11/09/2010

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HealthWatch: Some Condiments May Aid Your Diet

Condiments, the ingredients that give a flavor boost to your foods, may also give your body a boost.

CBS San Francisco–10/27/2010

SF Kids Eating Better

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) _ Students at San Francisco schools are showing marked improvements when it comes to eating healthy, thanks to the district’s nutritional program.

09/08/2010

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