Bridging the Gap Between Health Literacy and Health Literature (A Thesis Summary)
As the rates of obesity, diabetes, heart disease and other non-communicable disease continue to rise, the relationship between health status and nutrition becomes more prominent.
Heathy eating = better health
But what and how an individual eats is established during the early years of childhood. Generally, it's pretty tricky to get kids to eat their fruits and vegetables. But the long term implications of unhealthy eating are now being observed.
Parents are the gatekeepers to children's nutrition and lifestyle happens while they are young. These habits are then passed on to the next generation in which a