In 2018, hunger continues to affect millions of Americans. In a recent study, the Food Research and Action Center found that food-insecurity is doing more than leaving people without food; it’s also harming their health. The study shows that hunger can lead to mental heath problems, poor educational skills, and disease. Programs like SNAP, WIC and Double Up Food Bucks are helping to combat these hunger issues. Check out the graphic below to see hunger by the numbers:
2018 has just begun! The new year marks an opportunity to make changes to your life. For many, health and wellness are the focus of new year goals. But with these resolutions, it is easy to lose sight of what is most important. A healthy lifestyle doesn’t have just one path or outcome; it’s unique to the individual.
Pinnacle Prevention had several great accomplishments in 2017! This past year we gained a team member, challenged Arizona’s hunger rates, uplifted local farming efforts, inspired people to go outside and play, and so much more. Here are some highlights from our outstanding year:
Eating right is an essential part of an active and healthy lifestyle. There are many options when it comes to buying food, but buying locally can be more beneficial than you may think! Purchasing and eating locally sourced food enhances the economy, and ultimately benefits your community.
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