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New HEAL Study: Fruit and Vegetable Intake Is Associated with Food Knowledge among Children Aged 9–14 Years in Southwestern Ontario, Canada

A team of researchers led by Louise McEachern with Mariam Ismail, Jamie Seabrook, and Jason Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “Fruit and Vegetable Intake Is Associated with Food Knowledge among Children Aged 9–14 Years in Southwestern Ontario, Canada.” Interventions to improve dietary quality and intake of fruits and vegetables (FV) among Canadian children have […]

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HEALYAC 2022-2023: Meeting #3

This week, members participated in an icebreaker activity wherein they were asked to go through a list of words and define as many as possible during an allotted amount of time. Jayden Chang (HEAL MSc student) presented her research on the ParkSeek project. Waleigh Jia (youth co-facilitator) presented her ‘Peer Learning Circle’ activity on sustainability […]

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HEALYAC 2022-2023: Meeting #2

During the meeting, members engaged in an icebreaker activity wherein they were asked to take turns listing people, places, and things that started with select letters of the alphabet. Youth co-facilitator, Natalie Jonnalagadda, presented their ‘Peer Learning Circle’ activity on youth homelessness in London, Ontario. To help the Planning Team in organizing future meetings, the […]

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