OPINION: Obesity Is Linked To Food Insecurity. SNAP Cuts May Make Both Worse

"The closest grocery store is a few miles away and your paycheck doesn't clear until Friday. You even skipped lunch. With no car, only a few dollars and kids at home, you decide dinner will have to, yet again, be the local fast-food restaurant within walking distance. It's cost-effective, but you're already bracing for the 'healthy weight' conversation at the pediatrician's next month."

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OPINION: Obesity Is Linked To Food Insecurity. SNAP Cuts May Make Both Worse

Over 11% of U.S. households worry about running out of food and rationing what they have. Meanwhile, 2 in 5 adults are obese. Research suggests the links between the two are stronger than we think.