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100,000 'Super Smoothies' Donated to Children in Need
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, food, hunger )

- 1930 days ago -
Plum Organics CEO and cofounder Neil Grimmer on why America's hidden hunger crisis motivated him to act.
The Hidden Problem of Senior Hunger ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: SNAP, hunger, seniors, americans, health, food, medicine )

- 1968 days ago -
In honor of Older Americans Month, we are shining a light on senior hunger. How much do you know about senior hunger? Take our quiz to find out. The answer might shock you. Petition after quiz...
Synthetic Nutrients in Organic Foods? ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, USDA, prevention, agriculture, big ag, synthetics, organic, hunger, science, chemicals, gmos )

- 2141 days ago -
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking public comment on a rule that would continue its policy of allowing the indiscriminate and illegal addition of synthetic nutrients to organic foods.
MythBusting the Biggest Lies of Big Agriculture
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, prevention, agriculture, big ag, hunger, organic, science, chemicals, gmos )

- 2196 days ago -
Some of the most esteemed global institutions have documented that the best way to fight hunger--and grow food abundantly--is to go for organic and ecological production methods and get people eating whole, real food again.
Map the Gap: 16 Million Children Go to Bed Hungry in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: hunger, food insecurity, poverty, children, food, help, 16 million children, lack of jobs, low wages )

- 2208 days ago -
I know this sterile term, food insecurity, is used in this video, but let us call it what it is, hunger. Children and adults are going hungry in the richest Country in the world. How is that 1% ? Find your area to see how many near you and sign Petition.
Child Hunger Still a Major Problem in Developing World
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, hunger, world, illness, food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 2296 days ago -
One in five infants and children are moderately or severely underweight, amounting to 110 million children around the world. Further, another 148 million are mildly underweight.
Help Kids Access the Food They Need to Thrive! TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: kids, children, hunger, food, health, diet, humans, prevention, protection, safety )

- 2366 days ago -
Too many children, from the inner city to the suburbs to rural areas, are going to bed hungry right now. There is food out there to keep these children healthy and happy, but too often we fall short in connecting hungry kids with the resources they need.
Share Our Strength-No Kid Hungry ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: hunger, children, No Kid Hungry, health )

- 2593 days ago -
Share Our Strength®, a national nonprofit, connects children with the nutritious food they need to lead healthy, active lives. Through its No Kid Hungry® Campaign, Share Our Strength is ending childhood hunger in America by 2015. Get involved today.
Don't Cut the Funding to Fight Hunger ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: hunger, USA )

- 2666 days ago -
The House proposal would slash support for charitable food assistance by over 20 percent, pushing more people to local charities at the same time it slashes emergency food assistance for food banks, church pantries, and other charitable food providers.
BURUNDI: Displaced Women in Bujumbura Risk HIV Rather Than Hunger
Health & Wellness  (tags: HIV, HIV / AIDS, risk, hunger, Burundi, Africa, sex for money, unprotected, women, poverty, gender, food security, IDPs, displaced, desperate, conflict )

- 2730 days ago -
Desperate dn displaced, some Burundian women will do anything, including have unprotected sex for money, to escape the dreadful living conditions in the Bujumbura suburb of Sabe, where more than 480 families of IDPs have lived for several years.
Going Hungry in the Richest Nation on Earth
Health & Wellness  (tags: hunger, health, children, nutrition, food, government, study, protection, safety, news, diet )

- 2885 days ago -
While many U.S. residents prepare for their annual Thanksgiving feast Thursday, one in six are at risk of hunger - including a quarter of all children in the country.
ECUADOR: All-Out Offensive Against Child Malnutrition
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, food, hunger, world, children, humans, diet, society )

- 2989 days ago -
The Ecuadorean government aims over the next five years to eradicate chronic malnutrition among children under one -- 10 percent of whom are now undernourished -- and reduce the rate among children under five from the current 22 percent to seven percent.
Free Lunches Vanish Amid Schools' Budget Woes
Health & Wellness  (tags: school lunch, school lunches, school lunch programs, government, US, USA, children, diet, food, health, nutrition, school, schools, hunger, hunger in America )

- 3033 days ago -
A new study by the Food Research and Action Center, a nonprofit advocacy group, has found that fewer kids were served free summer lunches in 2009 than in 2008, even as the impact of the recession left more school-age kids hungry.
Sticker Shock at the Supermarket: Food Prices Poised to Rise
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition, food prices, society, hunger, health )

- 3290 days ago -
If there's any silver lining to a recession -- albeit a thin one -- it's that consumer prices typically go down. Make no mistake, deflation is a sign of a sick economy, but at least the net effect of cheaper prices for the basic necessities -- food,
'Superfood' Promoted on Oprah's Site Robs Amazon Poor of Staple
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, environment, nutrition, hunger, fad )

- 3441 days ago -
Rising U.S. sales of acai, a purple Amazon berry promoted as a "superfood" on Oprah Winfrey's Web site, are depriving Brazilian jungle dwellers of a protein-rich nutrient they've relied on for generations.

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