Coping with child hunger in Canada: have household strategies changed over a decade?

@article{Mcintyre2012CopingWC,
  title={Coping with child hunger in Canada: have household strategies changed over a decade?},
  author={Lynn Mcintyre and Aaron C Bartoo and J. BROUGH Pow and Melissa L Potestio},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={2012},
  volume={103 6},
  pages={
          e428-32
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine if household coping strategies for child hunger in Canada have changed over a decade (1996-2007). METHODS We applied t-tests to data derived from Cycle 2 (1996-1997; n=8165) and Cycle 7 (2006-2007; n=15,961) of the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY) to determine changes in household coping strategies for child hunger. Data were restricted to households with children aged 2-9 years, allowing for cross-sectional analysis of two independent samples… CONTINUE READING

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