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Poverty is now linked to depression in mothers

August 27th, 2010 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) More than half of babies born in poor families are raised by mothers suffering from depression, potentially creating problems in grooming of their children, say US researchers. One in ... Read more...

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Household food insecurity making low-income kids overweight

October 2nd, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 2 (ANI): Household food insecurity may be making children from low-income families overweight, according to a study.Published in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, the study involved almost ... Read more...

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Food insecurity heightens development risk in kids

January 16th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): A collaborative study has found that kids living in households where getting three meals a day is not always possible are more likely to be at developmental risk ... Read more...

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