CDC Grand Rounds: Addressing Health Disparities in Early Childhood

@inproceedings{Robinson2017CDCGR,
  title={CDC Grand Rounds: Addressing Health Disparities in Early Childhood},
  author={Lara Rachel Robinson and Rebecca H. Bitsko and Ross A. Thompson and Paul H. Dworkin and M A Mccabe and Georgina Peacock and Phoebe G. Thorpe},
  booktitle={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  year={2017}
}
Research suggests that many disparities in overall health and well-being are rooted in early childhood (1,2). Stressors in early childhood can disrupt neurologic, metabolic, and immunologic systems, leading to poorer developmental outcomes (1). However, consistent, responsive caregiving relationships and supportive community and health care environments… CONTINUE READING