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MediaPost: Random iPad App of the week Smash Your FoodMarch 28, 2012
Out to Launchby Amy Corr, Mar 28, 2012, 2:16 PM
Random iPad App of the week: Kids can play with their food without getting dirty with "Smash Your Food." The app teaches kids what is healthy and -- what’s not -- by having them guess how much sugar, salt or oil is in their favorite foods and then smashing the food to find the answers. Watch out burgers, French fries and soda; you will be smashed in the name of good nutrition. There are 40 foods on five levels for kids to smash, ranging from doughnuts to entire meals. Then the educational part comes into play. Did you know there are 25 cubes of sugar in a medium-sized milkshake, and 16 teaspoons of oil in a serving of chili cheese fries? Those stats would make anyone run for an apple instead. The app is available for free in the App Store.