Crunch Time—Challenges and Solutions for Families
An RWJF-supported poll, "Children and Weight: Crunch Time During the American Work and School Week—3 p.m. to Bed," reveals that many parents face a variety of barriers to helping their children lead healthy lives, especially during the "crunch time" from 3 p.m. to bed. But what’s behind these trends? Our work reveals why it can be difficult for families across America to make healthy choices. But it also highlights pockets of progress—changes that are helping parents and kids eat healthier and be active.