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America’s Harvest Boxes Are The Wrong Direction for Public Health

America's Harvest Boxes Fail Public Health America's Harvest Boxes are part of a new proposal to revamp the foodstamps program in the U.S. The U.S. government's 2019 budget request was unveiled earlier this month revealing a proposed major overhaul in the food stamps program, aka the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), which helps low-income families purchase food. More than 16 million households would be affected by the new proposal that seeks to replace half of the benefits families currently receive with a…

The Healthiest Diet for Human Beings Is Plants

What is the Healthiest Diet for Humans? Q: Dear HWP, I've been trying to eat healthier, but don't know exactly what foods are good for health. What is the healthiest diet according to science? Sincerely, Aspiring Healthy Eater A: Dear Aspiring, Firstly, congratulations on setting good and loving intentions for yourself to eat healthier. Finding the healthiest diet for you is a fantastic step towards achieving a life of wellness.  This is great to hear and here's to your health goals! Secondly, I can sympathize with your…