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Housing stability brings once homeless veteran better health

Nov 20, 2019

Growing up, Michael Trotter Jr. said his mother knew the turkey sandwiches, hot dogs and cupcakes he and his siblings were constantly eating weren’t good for them. But life in homeless shelters was traumatic, and eating a nutritious meal was not high on his mother’s priority list.

Atlanta Food Desert

Nov 20, 2019

On any given summer day in Atlanta, a sell-out crowd of about 41,000 fans can come to SunTrust Park and watch the Braves play the great American pastime:  baseball.  But sadly, that same stadium could be filled to capacity more than 12 times over by the 500.