Parent and Children Chats Focusing on Weight Links to Increased Risk for Unhealthy Eating


According to a study published Online First by JAMA Pediatrics, parent and child conversations that delve on weight and size are linked with an increased risk for unhealthy weight-control behaviors.

The University of Minnesota research team learned that overweight teens whose folks occupied in conversations that focused only on healthful eating were less likely to forego unhealthy dieting.


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Nutrition

Programs that provide information concerning the basic principles of healthful eating, food handling and preparation, and shopping skills. Includes programs on dietary choices such as vegetarianism.

Nutrition Education; Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children; WIC; ; Nutrition Assistance Programs; Vegetarianism.




Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



What Makes a Social Enterprise City


What Makes a Social Enterprise City

Bristol and Plymouth has been awarded the badge of “social enterprise cities”. The badge will also be given to four more cities as part of a scheme to lure investment into social businesses.




Human Services Jobs in California

  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Human Services Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Program Director Jobs