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New York to spend $75M to boost senior nutrition, health


New York to spend $75M to boost senior nutrition, health
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It will support programs to prevent and reduce chronic diet-related diseases such as diabetes and obesity, as well as efforts to boost senior nutrition through access to healthy foods.In some cases, the money will pay for healthy options at community meal sites and home-delivered meals. It will also pay for nutrition counseling and help with applications for federal benefits including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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