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The acknowledgement is as follows:
This research was supported by two grants (R01 HL074358 and R21 HL088617 with SD Baxter as Principal Investigator) from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health. The content of this article is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health.
The authors appreciate the cooperation of children, faculty, and staff of elementary schools, and staff of Student Nutrition Services, of the Richland One School District (Columbia, SC).
Amy F. Joye, MS, RD was Project Director for grant R01 HL074358 until she suffered severe brain damage due to a medical tragedy at age 36. The Amy Joye Memorial Research Award has been established through the American Dietetic Association Foundation to award nutrition research grants in Amy's memory.
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