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US states sue to undo Trump rollback of healthy school lunch rules

Several U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday to undo its recent decision that allowed fewer whole grains and more sodium in school breakfasts and lunches. The states accused the U.S. Department of Agriculture of ignoring federal dietary guidelines and scientific research on children’s nutrition when it eased rules championed by former first lady… Read More »

Boy, 5, diagnosed with hard-to-spot cancer after falling over and breaking his arm at school

Boy, 5, diagnosed with hard-to-spot cancer after falling over and breaking his arm at school Derrick ‘DJ’ Schott, five, from Hillview, Kentucky, fell and broke his arm in December 2018 while getting ready to go home from school  His aunt and uncle, Sandra and Charles Tillett, who are his legal guardians, rushed him to the ER… Read More »

UMMC School of Dentistry accepting applications for Dental Mission Week – WLBT

Dr. Smith said, “lot of decay, a lot of missing teeth. I think the status is that 55% of Mississippians have severe tooth loss, not all tooth loss, but severe enough that it affects their chewing which affects their overall health and there are so many links between oral health now and medical conditions.” "Dentistry|headache"… Read More »