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Do Parents Really Know What Their Kids Are Eating?

little girl eating popcorn isolated on white background
little girl eating popcorn isolated on white background

After school and evening are "crunch time" for most families. It's the time when crucial decisions get made that affect kids' fitness and weight. And that includes snacking.

To get an idea of what parents thought their kids were doing during this time, NPR conducted a poll with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health.