At Food Equality Initiative, food is medicine. We fight for nutrition security and health equity for all.
Shopping in bulk can lead to big benefits down the road, but it does take some practice.
Between the three of us, we have two vegans, two allergic to nuts, and one allergic to wheat. This friendly pasta recipe accommodates all of those restrictions and is also fresh and delicious!
At Food Equality Initiative, food is medicine. A big part of treating food as medicine is expanding nutrition education.
The sooner we can get people the medicine they need in the form of healthy food, the sooner we can improve public health.
At Food Equality Initiative, food is medicine. Nutrition access is a right for everyone.
In food allergy, we sometimes forget to think of food in a positive sense; that food can actually make you feel better. Food is medicine for food allergies.
It takes collaboration with a registered dietician to learn how to eat gluten free in a way that nourishes the body. Food is medicine for celiac disease.
Food is medicine for EoE in the sense that it is broadening people’s viewpoints to think outside the box: ‘hey, my child is being treated, it just isn’t a pill.’
Medicine was traditionally viewed as a drug, but we are understanding more that healthy food is medicine and should be made more accessible.