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Many schools in California ban junk food and sodas from campus. Is it wrong for schools to be enforcing eating habits? Or should they be doing more?

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Health Dialogues takes a trip to San Francisco's Balboa High School, where healthy food is taken seriously. The school's cafeteria offers inexpensive and healthy breakfast and lunch, free to those students who qualify. The school has also banned all sodas, power drinks and junk food from campus. Sure, it's healthy, but do the students like it? That seems to be another matter.

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