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Key Tips for Healthy Back to School Snacks and Lunches – 680 News

As kids head back to school, Irene Preklet of 680 News wants to know, “Since parents struggle with what to feed their kids for lunch, what are key tips for healthy snacks and foods for children?”  Dr. Kantor believes that parents need to know that proper nutrition affects not only…

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Kantor’s New Children’s Book Aims to Help Beat Childhood Obesity – Herald Democrat

When asked by the Herald Democrat, “What exactly is The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice?” Dr. Kantor shared that it was the most fun thing he has ever done. It’s a family resource on healthy living that is very child friendly, and also aimed at beating childhood obesity.  The…

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The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice Aims to Improve Kids’ Health – Hanford Sentinel

The following is an excerpt from Dr. Kantor’s interview with The Sentinel.  Follow the link below to view the complete article. With school resuming this month, some parents are struggling to come up with healthy lunch and after-school snack ideas for their kids. Dr. Keith Kantor, nutritionist and CEO of…

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Healthy School Lunch Information – Ottumwa Courier

1.  What should parents know when packing school lunches for their children? Parents need to always be in the mindset that what their children consume for lunch has an impact on their performance in the classroom and even extracurricular activities.  A child who consumes a lunch filled with processed snacks…

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VIDEO CLIP: Healthy Summer Snacks for Kids with CBS Better Mornings Atlanta

Summer is the time of year when kids are home from school and can help prepare their own healthy snacks. Dr. Keith Kantor and Dana Yarn, RDLD visited CBS Better Mornings Atlanta and shared healthy recipes like Fruit Pizza and Carrot Meatballs that kids will be sure to love! Dr….

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Share a Sweet Easter Holiday Without the Sugar – East Tennessean

With Easter just days away, it is time for those who celebrate to make preparations, especially for one of the most beloved traditions this time of year: the Easter basket. For people who want to stay healthy all year long, holidays are notorious for ruining diet and health plans, and…

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The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice is Nominated for National Parenting Publications Award (NAPPA)

Effective Press announces that the new children’s illustrated book, The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice (ISBN 978-0988316317, Effective Press, 2014) by Dr. Keith Kantor; Peter Crouth, E.C.; Dana Yarn, R.D.; and Karen Kantor, R.N.; with illustrations by Sarah Adam, has been nominated for the prestigious and coveted National Parenting…

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Importance of Childhood Nutrition with Celebrity Parents Magazine

Dr. Kantor answers questions from Celebrity Parents Magazine about childhood nutrition and his new children’s book, The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice. 1.  Why did you decide to write the book? I wrote the book hoping I could make an impact on the healthcare crisis and help the leaders…

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Healthy Halloween Treats Kids Will Love! – The Talking Walnut

What are some healthy snack alternatives for toddlers this Halloween? If you are avoiding candy all together then orange fruit cups packed “in its own juice” are great alternatives to the traditional processed candy.  There are also several all natural candy alternatives like Newman’s Own organic snack size chocolates, Annie’s…

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Important Health and Nutrition Topics with Minority Counterpoint

Gwen Blackburn of the radio show, Minority Counterpoint, spoke with Dr. Kantor about a variety of topics surrounding health, health care and nutrition. Dr. Kantor says that we are making a little headway in the fight against obesity, but by 2020 almost 50% of the US population will be obese,…

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