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Healthy meals for poor US kids

US children from low-income families taught to choose and prepare healthier meals.

    The US government is trying to come up with ways to get children to eat less junk food and more fruits and vegetables.

    In New York, it is funding a nutrition education programme for children from low-income families, teaching them how to cook healthy meals.

    Al Jazeera's Cath Turner reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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