Government Shutdown Puts Women and Children Most at Risk of Losing Nutrition Program Funding

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children is the first food supplement program that would lose funding in Maryland if the federal government shutdown was prolonged.

Maryland Schoolchildren May Get Calorie Counts for Lunch Items

More Maryland students may get to see the numbers behind nutrition, if legislation passes requiring public schools to post the calorie content of food items served.

White House Let’s Move Program Lets Schools Snag Salad Bars

Four Maryland were awarded grants for salad bar equipment