Becoming New Parents Increases Produce Purchases (audio) Elsevier Share Print E-Mail Loading audio... Caption Although adult food preferences are considered relatively stable, major life events such as becoming parents may serve as a cue to behavior. A new study in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior found new parents increased their spending on produce in middle- and high-income households. Credit Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior Usage Restrictions None; anyone can access Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.