Pediatricians: Scientific Evidence Shows GOP’s Cuts to Food Stamps Will Hurt Children

Children’s HealthWatch’s recent commentary in The Lancet was featured in an article from The RawStory.

Report: SNAP Is Vaccine Against Hunger

Dr. Deborah Frank, Children’s HealthWatch Founder and Principal Investigator, spoke to WGBH about recently published Children’s HealthWatch research and the importance of SNAP.

ACH Recognized for ‘Acting Out Against Hunger’

Dr. Patrick Casey, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, accepted an award on behalf of Arkansas Children’s Hospital for efforts to fight child hunger.

Persistent High Child Poverty Threatens our Economic Prosperity

Dr. John Cook, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, and Allison Bovell, Children’s HealthWatch Site Coordinator, wrote a post for Massachusetts KidsCount on new Census Bureau poverty data.

POV: Starving Out Food Stamps

Children’s HealthWatch researchers wrote a column on the importance of SNAP as part of BU Today’s POV series.

Children’s HealthWatch Expresses Serious Concerns About Child Harm Resulting From $39 Billion in SNAP Cuts, If House-Approved Proposal Advances

Children’s HealthWatch released a statement commenting on the approval by the House of Representatives of a $39 billion cut to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

1 in 8 Vermont Households are Hungry

Children’s HealthWatch’s recent work on the long-term effects of early childhood food insecurity was featured in a blog post from Hunger Free Vermont.

Many Americans Still Struggling to Feed Their Families

Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, wrote a blog post on new USDA food insecurity data that was reposted by Moyers and Company.

Household Hardship & Employment Among Households with Very Young Children, 2006-2012

Children’s HealthWatch wrote a short brief on the continued hardships families face as a result of the Great Recession.

How to Lose the Single Mom Vote in NJ: Tell Them to Get Off of Food Stamps

Dr. John Cook, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was featured in an article by Steve Holt published in Take Part.