Children’s HealthWatch Recognized by Low-Income Forum on Energy

Children’s HealthWatch’s research and blog were highlighted in the Low-Income Forum on Energy’s latest newsletter.

Why Millions of Americans Go Hungry and How to Address Their Needs

Children’s HealthWatch Founder and Principal Investigator Dr. Deborah Frank was quoted on The Diane Rehm Show.

Witnesses to Hunger (and Poverty) on the Hill

Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, and Children’s HealthWatch research on the ‘cliff effect’ were featured on The Nation’s “This Week in Poverty” blog.

Food Insecurity: How to ask, what to do!

On November 14th, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, Dr. Eddie Ochoa, hosted an interactive webinar “Food Insecurity: How to ask, what to do!” as part of the Arkansas Children’s Hospital’s PedsPLACE webinar series.

Rich State, Empty Plates: A Symposium on Hunger in Connecticut

On December 5th, Stephanie Ettinger de Cuba, Children’s HealthWatch Research and Policy Director, will be speaking at End Hunger Connecticut’s “Rich State, Empty Plates” symposium on hunger.

SNAP Cuts Negotiations Could Yield Tricks, not Treats, for Babies

Children’s HealthWatch research on SNAP was featured in a Zero to Three blog post on the ARRA benefit rollback.

What Data Tells us About the Farm Bill

Dr. Megan Sandel, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, wrote a blog entry for Human Impact Partners on the health impacts of the Farm Bill.

Dr. Megan Sandel Connects Home to Health

On November 5th, Dr. Megan Sandel, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, spoke at the Home Matters for Health symposium in San Francisco. Here is an excerpt of Dr. Sandel’s remarks.

Media Roundup: Children’s HealthWatch Warns of SNAP Cuts in Lancet Commentary

A number of media outlets reported on the recently published Children’s HealthWatch commentary featured in The Lancet.

For Kids’ Health: SNAP Helps Ensure Well-Being

Drs. Eduardo Ochoa and Patrick Casey , Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigators, wrote an op-ed published in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on the positive impact SNAP has on young children and why Congress should not impose further SNAP funding cuts.