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Family dinners are good for you and your kids

Posted on Oct 1, 2010 in Uncategorized

Studies done by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University show that children in families that eat together three times per week have a lower risk of substance abuse and are likelier to get better grades in school. By JULIE PFITZINGER, Special to the Star Tribune Life can get busy at the Warner household in Edina, with a high school senior and a seventh-grader in the mix. But Mary Warner, as mom, has found a way for the family to sit down around the dinner table at least a few nights every week. “We eat a lot later than we used to eat when the kids were...

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