Can all our focus on healthy eating finally making a difference with kids?
According to some hopeful statistics, we may be seeing a shift in kids eating habits.
A recent study released by the NPD group reported that*:
Looking at the 20 most common sugary sweets or beverages:
This data was based on eating diaries that were kept by 5000 people coming from 2000 households, nationwide.
But kids weren't the only ones! Adults also ate/drank 49 fewer sweet occasions last year compared with 1998.
But, yes there always is a but: kids still eat 14% more sweets annually than adults.
Nice to report some positive trends!