Childhood Obesity

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October 28, 2014
Food banks are critically important community institutions, providing security and nourishment for millions of individuals during difficult times. Recognizing that their clients face a higher-than-average risk for diet-related chronic disease, many food banks are starting to adopt nutrition standards for the beverages and foods they distribute.A...
October 24, 2014
In an interview published last week, ChangeLab Solutions program director and senior staff attorney Manel Kappagoda speaks candidly about her work, her achievements, and her formative life experiences. A co-creator of ChangeLab Solutions’ NPLAN, Manel uses social policy to help reduce childhood obesity and address health inequities. She discusses...