Delaware Journal of Public Health
Volume 2, Issue 3


The Delaware Journal of Public Health (the Journal), a periodic, electronic publication, is the signature peer-reviewed journal of the Academy/DPHA. The Journal is Delaware-focused, but frequently includes articles, editorials, and research from national sources.

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Article 1. In this Issue: Nutrition
Omar A. Khan, MD, MHS and Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH

Article 2. In this Issue
Allison Karpyn, PhD

Article 3. Undernutrition in Refugee Children
Pavitra Krishnamani

Article 4. Obesity as a Disease
Marianne Carter, MS, RD, CHES

Article 5. Separating Nurition Fact from Fiction
Marianne Carter, MS, RD, CHES

Article 6. Weigh In
Marianne Carter, MS, RD, CHES

Article 7. Social Marketing Food and Beverage Choices: It's How You Say It
Michael Peterson, EdD

Article 8. Innovative Zoo Partnership Lending New Insight into the Power of Animals to Market Healthy Food to Kids
Allison Karpyn, PhD; Michael Allen; Meryl Gardner; Samantha Marks, RD

Article 9. Policies that Challenge Food Sustainability and Public Health
Baylen J. Linnekin, JD, LLM

Article 10. Preconception Nutrition
Karen Antell, MD, MPH, FAAFP

Article 11. Meeting the New 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Amy Deahl-Greenlaw, RD and Samantha Marks, RD

Article 12. Nutrition for Seniors
Ina Li, MD

Article 13. American Feeder Nursing Bottle: From the History and Archives Collection
Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH