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Childhood Hunger

New study outlines long-term effects of food insecurity on children

By |2018-09-11T14:52:48+00:00August 21st, 2010|Advocacy, Child Nutrition Reauthorization, Childhood Hunger, food insecurity|

A new study demonstrates just how perilous the long-term effects of food insecurity are on children. Researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the University of Calgary performed the first long-term study on the effects of hunger on general health, tracking children from birth to 21 years.