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Food Insecurity: Information for Health Professionals

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Household food insecurity – the inadequate or insecure access to food due to financial constraints – is a serious public health issue. You can use the resources at the link below to guide understanding of the issue in Canadian health and social context, inform program and policy development, and address myths and misconceptions of the experience of household food insecurity and effective actions to address it.


  • By

    Alberta Health Services

  • Published

    Feb 16, 2023

  • Subject Area
    • General Health and Wellness
    • Food Security and Nutritional Supports
    • Food & Nutritional Support
  • Audience
    • Service Providers (Non-profits, Community Organizations, Local government)
    • Government (Politicians, Policy Makers) and Health Authorities
  • Category
    • Policy, Planning, & Procedures
    • Research & Evidence
    • Research & Reports
    • Evidence-based & emerging practices


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