Health of Children Classified as Underweight by CDC Reference by Normal by WHO Standard

Dr. Alan Meyers, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, published a paper titled, “Health of Children Classified as Underweight by CDC Reference by Normal by WHO Standard” inPediatrics.

New Research: For Many Working Families Loss or Reduction of SNAP Benefits Can Cause SeriousHarm

Children’s HealthWatch releases a summary of our new research on the negative health impacts of the loss of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits due to small increases in income. Children’s HealthWatch believes this research illustrates that cutting SNAP in the 2013 Farm Bill would result in real detrimental health impacts.

Pediatric Health Professionals from Around the Country Know SNAP is Good Medicine

Children’s HealthWatch releases a statement about the importance of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to Children’s Health. As pediatric researchers, Children’s HealthWatch’s Principal Investigator’s strongly believe that the SNAP program should be protected and strengthened in the 2013 Farm Bill.

Digging Into the Healthcare Part of the Poverty Issue

Tianna Gaines-Turner, Witnesses to Hunger, and Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Invesitagor, were speakers on the Melissa Harris-Perry show on MSNBC.

How Do We Solve Poverty? Honor Thy Mother

Dr. Mariana Chillton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator and Founder of Witnesses to Hunger, wrote an important article about solving poverty published by the Melissa Harris-Perry show (MSNBC).

The Syllabus: What You Need to Know for the May 12 ‘MHP

Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was featured in an article about an upcoming Melissa Harris-Perry Show (MSNBC).

Twelve Things You Can Do To Fight Poverty Now

Children’s HealthWatch’s Founder and Principal Investigator, Dr. Deborah Frank was featured in an article published by the Nation.

An Innovative Partnership: Housing Arkansas & Children’s HealthWatch Collaborate on Report Release

Children’s HealthWatch Research and Policy Director, Stephanie Ettinger de Cuba, MPH, was quoted about Children’s HealthWatch’s collaboration with Housing Arkansas.

Arkansas General Assembly Allocates $500K to Housing Trust Fund While Advocates Build Permanent Source Campaign

Children’s HealthWatch’s recent work on housing in Arkansas was featured in an article by the Center for Community Change.

Schafer: Firms Take a Business Approach to Hunger

Dr. Diana Cutts, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was featured in an article published by the Star Tribune about the therapeutic food pantry at Hennepin County Medical Center.