Healthy Food is a luxury for the Poor

A Recent study coming from Seattle, WA shows that Healthy Food is a luxury for the Rich and not accessible to poor communities.  The report shows that US nutritional guidelines are not being meet in poor communities. Further, the research has shown that meeting the US guidelines could add hundreds more dollars to ones annual grocery bill.   The Article goes no to state that government should do more to help poor communities afford Healthy Food.    The article quotes “Almost 15 percent of households in America say they don’t have enough money to eat the way they want to eat,” and it states that recent estimates show 49 million Americans make food decisions based on cost.   To read further click on the link below.

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