Policy
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Initiative Description: Giving breakfast to undernourished and adequately nourished children.

Study Results: BMI and school attendance improved.

Reference: Powell, C. A., Walker, S. P., Chang, S. M., & Grantham-McGregor, S. M. (1998). Nutrition and education: A randomized trial of the effects of breakfast in rural primary school children. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 68(4), 873-879.

Level of Evidence: 3 out of 5 stars Very Good