Addressing Children’s Weight Gain during the Pandemic

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NPR has an article by Lulu Garcia-Navarrvo and Emma Bowman about Addressing Children’s Weight Gain during the Pandemic. The article talks about how families turned to food to maintain a sense of control and normalcy during the shutdown and children have gained weight as a consequence. But there is hope! When children go back to school and other activities as more people get vaccinated, they will drop the weight.

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About Emily Terifay

Hi! My name is Emily Terifay. I am a current student at Clarion University and studying to become a Librarian. I love books and reading, my favorite genres are fantasy and sci-fi. I also have a mini library at my house and I add more books to it at least every two months. I also have two guinea pigs, Timothy and Lemon who are adorable, if not a little annoying at times.