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WIC Changes Impact Food Choices, Without Adding to Government Costs

Stephanie Strom reported yesterday at The New York Times Online that, “Can people make healthier food choices without spending more money? In a review of federal food subsidy programs, researchers found that nudging shoppers toward more healthful foods pushed cheap junk food out of the family shopping basket without adding to the government’s costs. “The […]
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