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.

Home Energy Insecurity (HEI): Measurement and Consequences

Dr. John Cook, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, gave a webinar on energy insecurity as part of New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)’s LIFE Webinar Series.

Hunger Relief Authority Speaks at Loaves & Fishes

Dr. John Cook, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was featured in an article published by the Naperville Sun.

Increasing Food Insecurity among Families with Young Children in Boston

Child Food Insecurity is on the rise in the Children’s HealthWatch Boston sample. Children’s HealthWatch wrote a brief about the prevalance of food insecurity in Boston.

GOP Doubles Down on SNAP Cuts

Dr. Deborah Frank, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was quoted in an article by Steve Holt, published by Take Part.

Creating the Social Determinants of Health Vital Sign: Are We Ready?

Dr. Megan Sandel, Children’s HeathWatch Co-Principal Investigator, wrote a blog post for the Medical-Legal Partnership.