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Addressing Obesity in Nebraska's Youth: Water Consumption in Schools

Description
Report details an effort to promote water consumption as a replacement for sugary beverages in order to combat obesity in Nebraska schools. Highlights ways the state has increased access to water fountains and water bottle filling stations. Compares rates of obesity to other states for children and adults.
Author(s)
Jon Bailey
Date
01/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Center for Rural Affairs
Tagged as
Children and youth · Food security and nutrition · Obesity and weight control · Schools · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Nebraska