Girl with Lunch Tray

Dale Buss

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    The White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health, the first such conference in more than a half-century, produced a plan to tackle youth malnutrition and the generally poor American diet and created some optimism the event would mark a turning point on that score.

    But there also was significant criticism of the conference—and recognition that a one-day summit in Washington, D.C., wasn’t alone going to overcome the many obstacles on the long slog to help the nation eat better.

    “It accomp…

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    About the Author

    Dale Buss, contributing editor, is an award-winning journalist and book author whose career has included reporting for The Wall Street Journal, where he was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize ([email protected]).