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Food Bank Sees Higher Demand in December

Schools that typically feed children are closed, heating costs rise

Kegs await shipping at Dragoon Brewery in Tucson.

Arizona's Craft Beer Industry Growing Rapidly

Total Economic Impact Exceeds $600M in 2013; numbers of small-scale breweries in Tucson has doubled.

Report: AZ Worse Than Natl Average for 'Food Insecurity'

A new study by the nonprofit Feeding America says 1 in 5 Arizonans are affected by hunger; more alarming 1 in 4 children are struggling to eat.

UPDATED: Navajo Council Resurrection of Junk Food Tax Bill Fails

Earlier this year, the Navajo Nation Council approved an additional 2 percent sales tax on snacks high in fat, salt and sugar but tribal president vetoed measure.

Agriculture Act Restores Disaster Aid to AZ Ranchers

Omnibus Federal Farm Bill encompassed a variety of agricultural programs from conservation to food stamps.

Navajo Nation Council Passes Junk Food Tax

Healthy Diné Nation Act will add a 2 percent tax to sweetened beverages and salty, fatty foods with low nutrient value.

New State Law Defines 'Service Animal'

Specifies dogs, miniature horses allowed in restaurants, but all others, including 'comfort' animals, banned.

The farm bureau's Market Basket Survey includes basic foodstuffs, but not processed foods.

Taking the SNAP Challenge: Eating on $4.16 a day

AZPM reporter, spouse try for 4 days what food stamp recipients must do; nutrients with a dollop of tension.

AZPM SPECIAL: Eating On $4.16 a Day

Food bank invites Tucsonans for 'SNAP' challenge, to see how well they can live on federal food program.

Early Exposure to Adiposity/Obesity and the Role in Cancer Risk

2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Science Conference, "The Obesogenic Environment: Behavior, Biology, and Policy"

Establishing a Common Frame To Reverse the Obesity Epidemic

A Panel Discussion on Policy

2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Science Conference, "The Obesogenic Environment: Behavior, Biology, and Policy"

Putting Policy into Action to Combat Obesity

Putting Policy into Action to Combat Obesity

2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Science Conference, "The Obesogenic Environment: Behavior, Biology, and Policy"

Overcoming Childhood Obesity and Dietary Guideline Initiatives

Overcoming Childhood Obesity and Dietary Guideline Initiatives

2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Science Conference, "The Obesogenic Environment: Behavior, Biology, and Policy"

Prescription and OTC Options for Weight Loss

Prescription and OTC Options for Weight Loss

2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Science Conference "The Obesogenic Environment: Behavior, Biology, and Policy"

Food Marketing to Kids in the Context of Obesity

Food Marketing to Kids in the Context of Obesity

2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Science Conference, "The Obesogenic Environment: Behavior, Biology, and Policy"

Biology Speaker Panel and Discussion

A Panel Discussion on Biology

2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Science Conference, "The Obesogenic Environment: Behavior, Biology, and Policy"

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