Follow the podcast on
Could it be the end of fizzy in the schoolyard?
The Government's popped the top on a proposal to only offer healthy drinks in primary schools - with consultation closing in June.
Education Minister Chris Hipkins says when kids eat and drink well, it has a number of benefits and good learning outcomes.
He says sweet drinks account for more than a quarter of Kiwi kids' sugar intake.
Dental Association Spokesperson Dr Robert Beaglehole joined Simon Barnett & James Daniels on the show.