by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on June 9, 2015
"With taxes and bans on soda, people didn’t move as much as they would have if we would have taken the more empathetic route.”
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on March 26, 2015
How Native American communities are taking food sovereignty into their own hands.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on March 12, 2015
For people living in poverty, depression is linked to obesity.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 24, 2014
"[W]e have to think broadly about lots of different ways to make families not be reliant on fast food," the lead researcher says."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 3, 2014
The agency just rolled out $5 million in grants to fund programs to connect cafeterias with local farmers.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 6, 2014
But most Americans have no idea there's any link between the two to begin with.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 30, 2014
The bulk of the spending will go to grants to support local farming efforts and food hubs, with come with myriad health and economic benefits -- especially for the nation's poorest citizens.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 22, 2014
The reasons for high use of weight-loss supplements among poor people go beyond lack of exercise and unhealthy habits.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on February 10, 2014
Simply opening up supermarkets with fresh produce may not be enough to encourage healthier eating habits.