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Federal Assistance for Food Insecurity

The U.S. Department of Agriculture offers a nationwide program to help people who are struggling with food insecurity. The national name for the program is Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). In Michigan, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services oversees SNAP.

Healthy vs. Unhealthy Fats

What is the difference between healthy and unhealthy fats, and do you know which ones you consume? This post will discuss the types of fats and the roles they play in our diet.

Living Below the Poverty Line

The Living Below the Line challenge encourages food secure individuals to temporarily experience the challenges of 34 million Americans who suffer from food insecurity and malnutrition due to poverty.