by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 2, 2014
Rich Americans' diets are improving as poorer Americans are increasingly struggling to afford healthy food.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 28, 2014
"Where you live in the United States shouldn't determine how long and how healthy you live -- but it does, far more than it should."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 23, 2014
A new study confirms that ensuring kids' access to quality education is a public health issue.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 8, 2014
September will mark the first time that all Chicago students can get free meals, regardless of income.
by Alan Pyke Posted on June 11, 2014
A federal program to make free school meals available to all kids regardless of income is coming to one North Carolina district.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 9, 2014
Fast food companies have perfected the art of appealing to kids.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on May 29, 2014 Updated: May 29, 2014
Other districts have shown that the universal free meal program cuts down on child hunger.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 22, 2014
The people who live in public housing developments don't have many nutritious options.
by Mike Rivera Posted on March 17, 2014
The total number has increased by over 200,000 people in just five years.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 17, 2014 Updated: March 17, 2014
Under the plan, all students would get free lunch regardless of their family's income.