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Food Deserts and Obesity Role Challenged - NYTimes.com
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Studies Question the Pairing of Food Deserts and Obesity - Two new studies have found something unexpected. Such neighborhoods not only have more fast food restaurants and convenience stores than more affluent ones, but more grocery stores, supermarkets and full-service restaurants, too. And there is no relationship between the type of food being sold in a neighborhood and obesity among its children and adolescents.
Food Deserts and Obesity Role Challenged
U.S. Department of Agriculture information about food deserts.
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Farmers markets info
Agricultural Marketing Service - Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP)
Farmers Markets and Local Food Marketing
Food Hubs - Agricultural Marketing Service
Agricultural Marketing Service - Creating Access to Healthy, Affordable Food
The FPC Community Food Guide is a helpful tool that busts myths about healthy & local food, helps families create heatlhy meal plans & shopping lists, provides the locations of Cuyahoga County Farmers' Markets, and more.
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Ohio should allot more money in budget to fight hunger: editorial | cleveland.com
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15 Tricks to Save Money on Food But Still Eat Well- EatingWell.com
Healthy Pantry Shopping List -- I would adjust some items. Also, this is a meatless list... I am not a veg.
6 Tips for Making Healthy Dinner Recipes for Two at Home | Eating Well
What to buy and what to skip at Trader Joe’s (and several others like Whole Foods). Good looking article by Eating Well Magazine.
Ohio should allot more money in budget to fight hunger: editorial
Nourish to Flourish Infographic
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Nourish to Flourish: Food insecurity and being overweight are facing America's kids today. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' Kid's Eat Right Page has great resources for parents and teachers of preschoolers. For more tips, visit www.thefoodfriends.org.
Be a part of the solution to the hunger and obesity paradox by raising awareness, getting involved and supporting programs that help food insecure families have consistent access to healthy foods. See the new Kids Eat Right "Nourish to Flourish" infographic and share it with others.
Nourish to Flourish Infographic
Hunger among seniors is increasing but many who qualify for food benefits aren't getting them
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November 1 SNAP Cuts Will Affect Millions of Children, Seniors, and People With Disabilities State-by-State Figures Highlight the Impacts Across the Country
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Associations Between Housing Instability and Food Insecurity With Health Care Access in Low-Income Children
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The potential consequences of food insecurity for children
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A mission to feed America's hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage the country in the fight to end hunger. (December 2011 Picture Drive) #feedingamerica #squishable #charity
Second Harvest Community Food Bank is a proud partner of Feeding America the national hunger relief organization. The Feeding America Network consist of over 200 food banks across the country.
1-800-771-2303 http://feedingamerica.org/foodback-results.aspx Feeding America is the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity. Their mission is to feed America's hungry through a nationwide network of member food banks and engage our country in the fight to end hunger. Find a listing of local food banks on the website.
Feeding America: http://www.feedingamerica.org 1-in-6 Americans are food insecure. 1-in-5 USA kids (20%) are food insecure. KNOW. DO.
The Hunger Site | Feeding America Click to fight hunger and poverty every day. It's free, they'll even send you a reminder each day.
The potential consequences of food insecurity regarding physical and mental health