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Should sodas and high sugar snacks be allowed in school vending machines?

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Does junk food in schools affect behavior and learning?

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M.N. J.
Saturday December 20, 2014, 1:12 PM

I don't think it hurts students to be away from soda pop for a few hours a day. They're surrounded by it the rest of the time. Let them know they can survive on water. It might be a novel concept for some of them.

Magdalena J.
Friday October 3, 2014, 12:46 AM


John B.
Friday September 26, 2014, 8:59 AM


Sue H.
Tuesday July 22, 2014, 7:47 PM


Nyack Clancy
Monday June 30, 2014, 11:42 PM

We need new polls

Sharon S.
Friday June 27, 2014, 10:42 PM

Our children should be given the opportunity to choose; I don't believe that sugary drinks and food should be removed from sight, but that healthier options should be made more readily available. Also the proportion of sugary foods to healthy foods should be more equal than they are now - only a few healthy options in the very bottom row of the vending machines makes them unappealing straight away.

Nicole W.
Saturday May 31, 2014, 6:27 AM


Nicole W.
Saturday May 31, 2014, 6:27 AM


Julie C.
Tuesday April 22, 2014, 6:29 AM

Offer healthy alternatives.

Borg Drone
Friday April 4, 2014, 6:49 AM

They already are.

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