Food insecurity and mental health problems among a community sample of young adults

@article{Pryor2016FoodIA,
  title={Food insecurity and mental health problems among a community sample of young adults},
  author={L. Pryor and S. Lioret and J. V. D. Waerden and E. Fombonne and B. Falissard and M. Melchior},
  journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={51},
  pages={1073-1081}
}
  • L. Pryor, S. Lioret, +3 authors M. Melchior
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology
  • PurposeFood insecurity has been found to be related to anxiety and depression; however, the association with other psychiatric disorders, particularly among young adults, is not well known. We examined whether food insecurity is independently associated with four common mental health problems among a community sample of young adults in France.MethodsData are from the TEMPO longitudinal cohort study. In 1991, participants’ parents provided information on health and family socioeconomic… CONTINUE READING

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