Child hunger and long-term adverse consequences for health.

@article{Kirkpatrick2010ChildHA,
  title={Child hunger and long-term adverse consequences for health.},
  author={Sharon I Kirkpatrick and Lynn Mcintyre and Melissa L Potestio},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={164 8},
  pages={754-62}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the effects of hunger, an extreme manifestation of food insecurity, on subsequent health outcomes using data from the Canadian National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY). DESIGN Longitudinal survey, 1994-2004/2005. SETTING Canada. PARTICIPANTS A total of 5809 children aged 10 to 15 years and 3333 youth aged 16 to 21 years. MAIN EXPOSURES Longitudinal survey data spanning a 10-year period were analyzed using logistic regression. Measures of hunger… CONTINUE READING

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