Increased rates and severity of child and adult food insecurity in households with adult smokers.

@article{CutlerTriggs2008IncreasedRA,
  title={Increased rates and severity of child and adult food insecurity in households with adult smokers.},
  author={Cynthia Cutler-Triggs and George Edgar Fryer and Thomas J Miyoshi and Michael Weitzman},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={162 11},
  pages={1056-62}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate rates and severity of child and adult food insecurity (the inability to access enough food in a socially acceptable way for every day of the year) in households with and without smokers. DESIGN Cross-sectional survey. SETTING Nationally representative sample of the US population from 1999 to 2002. PARTICIPANTS Households with children through age 17 years (n = 8817) in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Main Exposure Presence or absence of adult… CONTINUE READING