Skip to content

Heflin study on SNAP benefits, childhood asthma published

Nov 5, 2018

SNAP benefits and childhood asthma

Colleen Heflin, Irma Arteaga, Leslie Hodges, Jean Felix Ndashiyme & Matthew P. Rabbitt

Social Science & Medicine, November 2018

Colleen Heflin

Colleen Heflin

"SNAP benefits and childhood asthma," co-authored by Colleen Heflin, was published in Social Science & Medicine. The authors explore monthly patterns in children's emergency room (ER) claims for asthma to find out whether these patterns are sensitive to the timing and amount of Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. 11/05/18