A 2013 review of studies found the average cost of a one-month nursing home stay is the same as providing home-delivered meals five days a week for seven years.
The bill also would have extended eligibility for the WIC program to age 6, bridging a gap that left many low-income families without enough food.
A law firm is pushing for 16 state attorneys general to sue food companies for obesity-related health care costs connected to their products. Could it work?
More than half of the nation’s fast food workers use public aid programs to support their families according to a new labor study released Tuesday.