Feeding America Company Profile

10:21 EDT 21st September 2017 | BioPortfolio

Feeding America provides low-income individuals and families with the fuel to survive and even thrive. As the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity, our network members supply food to more than 37 million Americans each year, including 14 million children and 3 million seniors. Serving the entire United States, more than 200 member food banks support 63,000 agencies that address hunger in all of its forms. For more information on how you can fight hunger in your community and across the country, visit Find us on Facebook at or follow our news on Twitter at

News Articles [410 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Feeding America Responds to New Poverty Numbers

CHICAGO, Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement Attributable to Vicki Escarra, president and CEO of Feeding America: "Today the U.S. Census Bureau reported that the nation's poverty rate ...

Feeding America® Announces New Collaboration With Partnership For A Healthier America

CHICAGO, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the Partnership for a Healthier America's (PHA) sixth annual Building a Healthier Future Summit held last week in Washington D.C., Feeding Amer...

Breast-Feeding May Lower Risk of MS, Study Says

WEDNESDAY, July 12, 2017 -- Women with a longer history of breast-feeding may be less likely to develop multiple sclerosis than mothers who skip breast-feeding or nurse for briefer periods, a new stud...

Does baby-led approach to complementary feeding reduce overweight risk?

A randomized clinical trial published by JAMA Pediatrics examined whether allowing infants to control their food intake by feeding themselves solid foods, instead of traditional spoon-feeding, would r...

History of breast feeding and risk of incident endometriosis: prospective cohort study

Objective To investigate the association between lifetime breast feeding, exclusive breast feeding, postpartum amenorrhea, and incidence of endometriosis among parous women.Design Prospective cohort...

The Checkup: Cranky Baby? Feeding Isn’t the Only Answer

An intervention trial teaches parents to try strategies other than feeding on demand, like rocking and swaddling.

Following Baby's Lead on Complementary Feeding Did Not Protect Against Overweight

Allowing babies to feed themselves (vs. spoon-feeding) was not associated with body-mass index at 24 months.

Medical News Today: Birth control while breast-feeding: What are the options?

What are the options for birth control when breast-feeding? We look at the pros and cons of different methods, and how they may affect breast-feeding.

Drugs and Medications [699 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Antimicrobial [Safetec of America]


A.b.h.c. instant hand sanitizer citrus scent [Safetec of America, Inc.]


Hydrocortisone [Safetec of America, Inc.]

Safetec First Aid 1% Hydrocortisone Cream

Analgesic [Safetec of America, Inc.]

Safetec of America, Inc. PAIN SPRAY

Antiseptic [Safetec of America]

ANTISEPTIC – Benzalkonium chloride liquid Safetec of America

PubMed Articles [1295 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Feeding Disorders.

Feeding disorders often present in children with complex medical histories as well as those with neurodevelopmental disabilities. If untreated, feeding problems will likely persist and may lead to add...

Comparison of the finger-feeding versus cup feeding methods in the transition from gastric to oral feeding in preterm infants.

To assess the finger-feeding technique when compared with the cup feeding method during the early stage of preterm infant feeding transition regarding milk loss, milk ingestion period, and complicatio...

Short versus Extended Duration of Trophic Feeding to Reduce Time to Achieve Full Enteral Feeding in Extremely Preterm Infants: An Observational Study.

Trophic feeding compared to no enteral feeding prevents atrophy of the gastrointestinal tract. However, the practice of extending the duration of trophic feeding often delays initiation of full entera...

Stochastic feeding dynamics arise from the need for information and energy.

Animals regulate their food intake in response to the available level of food. Recent observations of feeding dynamics in small animals showed feeding patterns of bursts and pauses, but their function...

Usefulness of the Infant Driven Scale in the early identification of preterm infants at risk for delayed oral feeding independency.

Very preterm infants frequently experience difficulties in achieving feeding independency. The availability of feeding assessment instruments has been recommended to evaluate an infant's readiness for...

Clinical Trials [778 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Feeding America Intervention Trial for Health--Diabetes Mellitus

The Feeding America Intervention Trial for Health—Diabetes Mellitus (FAITH-DM) is a randomized, controlled study of the implementation of a diabetes intervention in food pantry settings.

Efficacy of Nasojejunal Enteral Feeding in Critically Ill Patients.

The purpose of this study is to determine if naso-jejunal feeding (feeding beyond the stomach) improves the efficacy of enteral feeding (feeding into the gut) in critically ill patients. ...

A Study on the Effects of Feeding and Feeding Methods on Breathing Pattern in Very Low Birth Weight Preterm Infants

In this study, we want to see how feeding affects breathing in small premature babies. Using a special feeding tube in the stomach, we can measure how the diaphragm (a large breathing musc...

COntinuous vs BOlus Nasogastric Feeding in Mechanically Ventilated Pediatric Patients 2

This multi-center, prospective, randomized comparative effectiveness intervention study will evaluate continuous feeding (CGF) and bolus gastric feeding (BGF) protocols and their effect on...

Early Progressive Feeding in Human-Milk Fed Extremely Preterm Infants: A Randomized Trial

To test the hypothesis that progressive feeding without minimal enteral feeding (MEF) compared to progressive feeding preceded by a 4-day course of MEF will result in an increased number o...

Companies [902 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Evenflo Feeding, Inc.

Evenflo has been a worldwide leader in the development of innovative infant equipment, and is now one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of high quality baby care products...

Syncro Medical Innovations, Inc

Syncro Medical Innovations, Inc., located in Macon, GA, was founded in 1998 by Dr. Sabry Gabriel to develop The Gabriel™ Feeding Tube, a magnetically guided enteral feeding tube. Several U.S. and in...

Feeding America

Feeding America provides low-income individuals and families with the fuel to survive and even thrive. As the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity, our network members supply food to more t...

Feeding Your Kids

Feeding Your Kids is a 42-day internet-based program designed to teach strategies that will aid families in their goal of creating better eating habits for their children. The program provides parents...

Moss Medical Products Inc

We devised an enteral feeding regimen that provides continuous monitoring of G-I function. We designate an aspirated gut segment immediately proximal to the feeding site as the "No Fly Zone". Neither ...

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Food is any substance consumed to provide nutritional support for the body. It is usually of plant or animal origin, and contains essential nutrients, such as carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, or minerals. The substance is ingested by an organism ...

Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...

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