Cause: Physical and Mental Health

Diabetes

About 5.7 million people do not know they have diabetes.

Poll

Should there be a ban on using food stamps to purchase unhealthy foods?

Proposals have failed to limit purchases of junk food with food stamps.

Yes. Overweight children outnumber underweight children 7 to 1 in low-income families.
37% (337 votes)
No. It can stigmatize food stamp users.
4% (37 votes)
No. They should have the freedom to buy the foods of their choice like everyone else.
24% (215 votes)
Not sure. The government should encourage healthy food, but not make it mandatory.
35% (319 votes)
Total votes: 908