COVID-19 Pandemic Causing Rising Levels Of Food Insecurity Across The U.S.A new report found that food insecurity had doubled overall and tripled among families with children due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
School Lunch Provider Serves 100M+ Meals Across The Country During QuarantineSchools around the country, and here in North Texas, are working to ensure children have access to nutritious meals whether they are leaning virtually or in a classroom.
Southcliff Church Partners With Non-Profit To Offer Free Drive-Thru PantryFor many families across North Texas, having the means to put food on the table is ac concern given the coronavirus pandemic.
Texas WIC Expands Eligible Food Items, Launches Updated AppThese food items include more options for milk, bread, rice, pasta and eggs. Texas WIC is also permanently adding canned fruits and vegetables to the food package.
Dallas ISD To Offer Students Free Meals During Spring BreakThe meals are available for students up to 18-years-old and to students with disabilities without regard to age.
Fort Worth Adds Tasty, New Fare To Cafeteria Lunch MenuLunch is going to look and taste very different for Fort Worth ISD students who get ready to return to school on Monday.
More Cities View Dollar Stores Expansion As Detrimental To Poor CommunitiesDollar stores are facing growing scrutiny from opponents who argue that discount chains stifle local competition and limit poor communities' access to healthy food.
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need To KnowColon Cancer is the second deadliest cancer in men and women.
Dallas County Community College Bringing Mobile Food Pantry To CampusesThe Dallas County Community College District is tackling the problem of hunger among college students with a new mobile food pantry.
Plugged In To DFW: Obesity In AmericaThere are more obese U.S. adults than those who are just overweight.
Popular Keto Low-Carb Diet Could Have Long-Term Consequences, New Studies RevealThe ketogenic diet, commonly known simply as the keto diet, is all the rage these days, but new studies are casting doubt on it's benefits.
Focus On Nutrition As Students In The DISD Head Back To ClassFour days from now thousands of students in Dallas head back to school and preparations are already underway to make sure they're served healthy, tasty meals.
Several Dallas ISD Schools Open During Thanksgiving Break To Serve Breakfast & LunchA dozen schools in Dallas will be open over the Thanksgiving break to serve free breakfast and lunch.
Top 5 Things You Should Know About ProteinWhether you want to lose weight or build muscle, the answer always seems to be "eat more protein."
FWISD Hoping Apples Lead To Healthy Eating HabitsThousands of students in the FWISD will be handed a special treat at lunch on Wednesday to encourage healthy eating habits. They are putting away the leftover Halloween candy and picking up apples.