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Food insecurity on the rise for older Americans
Posted: 4:53 AM, Feb 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-11 10:10:02Z
Older Americans may not know where their next meal will come from.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Older Americans may not know where their next meal will come from.
According to the organization
food insecurity increased 45 percent between 2001 and 2016.
The Department of Health and Human Services blamed this on rising health care costs, a higher divorce rate and more older people with dependents.
U.S. Aging Administration website
for services to help older adults and their families or call
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