Children

Food Gatherers to give free meals to area children, teens over summer break

ANN ARBOR – Twenty-three sites around Washtenaw County will help feed children and teens facing hunger this summer Between Monday and August 19, Ann Arbor’s Food Gatherers will make sure that children and teens — who typically receive reduced-price or free school meals during the school year — have access to nutritious food. “For kids …

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Five new studies shed light on the eating behaviors and diets of teens, young adults

The developmental changes and growing independence that characterize adolescence and young adulthood can make these stages of life both exciting and challenging. New studies presented at NUTRITION 2022 LIVE ONLINE shed light on the eating behaviors and diets of teens and young adults around the world. Food insecure teens may be more likely to attempt …

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Chef Lorena Garcia, Ayesha Curry and Big Freedia Team Up with No Kid Hungry to Help Kids Get Free Summer Meals

During the school year, kids can rely on school meal programs like breakfast, lunch and afterschool meals. But when school is out, many of those meals disappear, making summer the hungrier time of the year for kids and teens. This summer, rising food and fuel prices will make it particularly hard for families to put …

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Why some kids are fussy about eating and how to tackle it? | Lifestyle News

New Delhi: Nutrition is one of the key areas of effort for parents during their kids’ formative years, but a child’s fussy eating habits can be incredibly frustrating for a parent to manage. Fussy eating occurs amongst children due to early age feeding and food difficulties, taste preferences, late introduction to solid/semi-solid food and pressure …

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Easy, Flexible Access to Produce, Resources Boosts Healthy Eating for Central Texas Kids

Newswise — Austin, TX— What children eat affects their lifelong health. But influencing their habits can be difficult, especially for underserved families with fewer resources. However, providing caregivers easy access to produce and flexible resources can lead to improvements in kids’ diets in a short time, according to a new study from researchers at Dell …

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Psychiatrists warn of internet addiction in children

Recognizing symptoms and seeking medical help immediately are of paramount importance, say experts Recognizing symptoms and seeking medical help immediately are of paramount importance, say experts The majority of the 67 persons who walked into the Internet Deaddiction Clinic at the Government Omandurar Medical College Hospital were adults. But what was shocking for the psychiatrists …

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