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Introduction. Previous studies have demonstrated a link between food insecurity and childhood behavioral problems, particularly internal problems such as anxiety and depression. Burlington Children’s Space (BCS), a local preschool and daycare in Burlington, VT, has created a healthy and nutritious meal program for their children, many of whom cannot afford enough to eat well at home.
Janice Gallant, MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine
Sarah Adams-Kollitz, Burlington Children’s Space
Burlington Children’s Space
Maternal, Infant, and Child Health, Mental Health and Mental Disorders, Nutrition and Weight Status
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Burgess, Adam; Field, Nicholas; Handley, Douglas; Lazzarini, Laura; Mahat, Dilasha; Selen, Daryl; Thakrar, Raj; Adams-Kollitz, Sarah; and Gallant, Janice, "Nutrition as the Foundation for Good Health: Evaluating the Impact of Food Programs on Health" (2014). Public Health Projects, 2008-present. 195.