Children benefit from proper nutrition, but there are many parents and caregivers who simply don't have the means to purchase the food their children need to grow up healthy. Unfortunately, this is the case in Michigan where nearly 18 percent of individuals are "food insecure." Ultimately, this issue leaves 300,000 Michigan kids with limited access to healthy foods.
While these are startling statistics, there is an encouraging new law that will help mitigate food insecurity issues in the state. Read the full story to learn more.
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