Women in the US at higher risk for food insecurity

Women in the United States were more likely to have food insecurity than men, according to study results.Christopher Ma, MD, MPH, from the division of gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of Calgary, and colleagues wrote that food insecurity can not only be more detrimental to women in their personal lives, but also their health.“Addressing food insecurity is highly relevant for gastroenterologists because dietary intake is directly associated with nutritional health,” they wrote. “A detailed dietary assessment, including evaluation of potential food insecurityRead More

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