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Not Such Golden Years for Many Older Americans Because Hunger Stalks

I learned only belatedly that last month was Older Americans Month — an after-the-fact answer to why my social media accounts had so many links to posts, feature stories and the like about seniors. 993 more words

Food & Nutrition

Bus turned greenhouse part of effort to help those in Salt Lake City eat more healthy foods

SALT LAKE CITY — It used to take children to school, but now it’s a garden on wheels, and the bus will soon be delivering fresh fruits and vegetables to the west side of Salt Lake City. 503 more words


Oh "SNAP!" What is It & Did You Know it's been going on for 50 years?

It has been 50 years since the Food Stamp Program, now known as Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (“SNAP”), has been in permanent effect. Since 2008, … 584 more words