Health and Hunger

Are You Hungry?

“Are you hungry?” In 2015, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended, for the first time, that pediatricians should screen all children for food insecurity. Back then, an estimated 7.9 million kids in our country lived in “food insecure” households. Unfortunately, we haven’t moved the needle much on the number of kids Read more…

High Five

High Five on Foster Care

These days at the legislature, it’s rare for both parties to agree on anything. Some of our veteran legislators are leaving, citing the political climate, like Senator Palumbo, Senator Roman Prezioso, Delegate John Shott, and Delegate Tim Miley. But there’s an important bill moving through the legislature that has strong Read more…