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  • Inova Health cookbook keeps it local

    Put the words hospital and food together and most of us cringe. But a group of health care providers is trying to change all that, and they are doing it for a very good cause.

  • How to eat healthy on a budget (VIDEO)

    Jenna Umbriac, a nutrition educator for Manna Food
    Center in Montgomery County, offers tips for
    finding good food that doesn\’t break the bank.

  • Highlighting hunger, leaders take $5 challenge (VIDEO)

    Feeding a family on $5 a day is not a challenge
    for thousands of families, it\’s a necessity.
    Even in affluent Montgomery County, thousands
    struggle to live on the federally funded
    supplemental nutrition assistance program, or
    SNAP, known to most people as food stamps.

  • Mobile Market makes local food cheap, convenient

    We all know eating seasonal, local food is more healthy and better for the economy, but not everyone can afford trips to Whole Foods or farmers markets.