Launch event of the Coalition of Action on Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems for Children and All

Via Peters

Background Health, nutrition and environmental sustainability need to be core, cross-cutting foundations of food systems transformation. During the United Nations Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) of 2021 the call for action to deliver healthy diets from sustainable food systems echoed through dialogues, social movements and national pathways. Formed as an outcome […]

Helping Children and Teens Cope with Anxiety

Via Peters

Kendra L. Read, PhD, Attending Psychologist, Seattle Children’s The pandemic has been difficult for many of us, especially for children and teens. Not only are children grappling with the challenges that naturally occur during formative years, but the weight of recent events has exacerbated mental health issues. At alarming rates, […]

Expert offers advice on managing pandemic anxiety in children

Via Peters

Many anxiety treatments involve a very specific technique of actively avoiding what your brain is telling you to do. Photo by Simedblack/Pixabay Anxiety over the COVID-19 pandemic is common among young children, and parents may wonder how to quell those concerns. An expert from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston […]