Food insecurity linked with low self-esteem in children: study

By Bev Betkowski ~ folio ~ Children in households with uncertain access to nutritious food are twice as likely to have low self-esteem and less likely to believe they can make healthy choices, new research shows. Uncertain access to enough food can starve a child’s self-esteem and confidence in making healthy life choices, new research shows. Children living in households with food insecurity have double the risk of low self-esteem…

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