schools

Schools are getting seriously healthy. From now on, those places of learning will not be able to sell junk food to kids says the USDA. This push is the first time in 30 years that there has been any grown-up oversight into kids' school time nutrition.

In Los Angeles, "a unique collaboration between Planned Parenthood and the Los Angeles Unified School District" is "designed to reduce the number of unplanned pregnancies among teenagers at the Boyle Heights high school," the LA Times reports. "Although nonprofit groups frequently offer reproductive healthcare on school campuses around the nation, the partnership involving Planned Parenthood — long a target of antiabortion lawmakers in Washington — is the only one of its kind."