USDA STUDY FINDINGS: WIC not linked to overweight in children

The USDA's electronic newsletter, Amber Waves, featured a story on the role of WIC in childhood obesity. Many low income children participate in WIC & that group tends to have high rates of overweight/obesity. The study seems to show that WIC participation does not increase the likelihood of obesity in children.

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http://www.ers.usda.gov/AmberWaves/December09/PDF/WicOverweight.pdf...

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