Household-level strategies for protecting children from seasonal food scarcity.

@article{Leonard1991HouseholdlevelSF,
  title={Household-level strategies for protecting children from seasonal food scarcity.},
  author={William R Leonard},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={1991},
  volume={33 10},
  pages={1127-33}
}
Although it has been widely argued that children are most severely affected during periods of food scarcity, there is little quantitative data to support this claim. The present study uses dietary intake and anthropometric data from the Andean community of Nuñoa, Peru to evaluate age-related differences in the impact of and responses to seasonal variation… CONTINUE READING