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Tools to Assess Food Insecurity in Patients

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It’s difficult to imagine America as a place where people are going hungry. Whether a condition of post-pandemic inflation, crop failures due to extreme weather changes, or the result of urban food deserts, we need ways to start that conversation in a compassionate way:

The Hunger Vital Sign: A New Standard of Care for Preventative Health: Access the Website

Implementing Food Security Screening and Referral for Older Patients in Primary Care: Download the Resource

Health Care’s Role in Identifying Food Insecurity: Visit the Website

The Food Research & Action Center: Screen and Intervene

A Toolkit for Pediatricians to Address Food Insecurity:

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