Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Senator Joyce Talks About Teaching Nutrition in Schools
Senator Joyce is interviewed by Fox25 News about Teaching Nutrition in Schools

(FOX 25 / - A new bill is focused on beating back obesity in schools.

Senator Brian Joyce of Milton filed a proposal that would require schools to teach students nutrition for 45 minutes a week.

Senator Joyce says obesity has become an epidemic in our society and the class would help make children happier and more productive adults.

The senator said he's suggesting 45 minutes a week because that is what he would consider the typical length of a class.

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