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New HEAL Study: Dietary Changes of Youth during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review

A team of researchers led by Nicolas Woods, Jamie Seabrook, Holly Schaafsma, Shauna Burke, Trish Tucker, and Jason Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “Dietary Changes of Youth during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review.” The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has taken the lives of millions and disrupted countless more worldwide. Simply living through […]

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Catching Up with the 2023/2024 HEALYAC

The HEAL YAC 2023/2024 members have been hard at work this year brainstorming topics that are important to the well-being of youth in London and beyond!  Some topics that have been of interest so far include, well-being resources for youth, food sustainability, the effects of social media use on youth mental well-being, and youth programs […]

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Recent HEAL study makes headlines across Canada

A recent publication in Cities & Health on youth mental health and stress levels as it relates to neighbourhood amenities by HEAL trainees and faculty associates Alexander “AJ” Wray, Gina Martin, Kendra Nelson Ferguson, Stephanie Coen, Jamie Seabrook, and Jason Gilliland made headlines across Canada. This publication reports on some of the results from the Canadian […]

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