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By Miles O'Brien, Kate Tobin
President Joe Biden is hosting a conference on hunger, nutrition and health, the first by the White House since 1969 during the Nixon administration.
By Ashraf Khalil, Associated Press
The nationwide baby formula shortage is now in its sixth month. Despite tons of imports and domestic production rebounding, formula supplies are still low for parents across the United States. Amna Nawaz reports.
By Amna Nawaz, Maea Lenei Buhre
With pandemic-era waivers for school meals set to expire June 30, schools are scrambling to figure out how to feed kids as soon as this summer if Congress fails to act. One bill in Congress could help.
By Laura Santhanam
U.S. regulators on Wednesday spelled out long-awaited guidelines aimed at reducing sodium levels in dozens of foods including condiments, french fries and potato chips.
By Candice Choi, Associated Press
By William Masters, Econofact
Impacts of COVID-19 on the food sector are among its most visible and important economic consequences.
Improving school meals was among Michelle Obama’s key initiatives during her tenure as first lady. Since then, the Trump administration has rolled back Obama-era school nutrition policies they argued went too far and were ineffective. Now, the Department of Agriculture…
By John Yang, Rachel Wellford
After a public health crisis in Flint, Michigan, triggered by high levels of lead in the drinking water, a number of programs are working to encourage good nutrition for children in order to prevent recurring effects of the neurotoxin on…
By Nsikan Akpan
Despite new guidelines for red and processed meat, the answer is still broadly no. Here's why nutritional studies are so confusing.
The Trump administration has proposed a new rule that could eliminate food stamp benefits for 3.1 million Americans if the change goes into effect.
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