THE BRONX - Students at four schools in the Bronx are getting one-on-one help to make smarter nutritional choices.
They took part in New York Junior Tennis & Learning and Emblem Health’s “Healthy Living” curriculum that launched in January.
Participants exercise, get lessons on nutrition and receive a laminated “bodega buddy” card that reminds them to make healthy choices at corner stores.
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The program also engages parents with cost-effective steps and recipes.
Students in the program meet for three hours each week throughout the school year.