ResearchWire, FRAC’s quarterly newsletter, includes the latest research, reports, and resources on food insecurity, poverty, the federal nutrition programs, and health.


Summer 2018 Issue

In Focus: Food Insecurity Among College Students

Research Highlights

  • Federal Nutrition Programs

  • Special Populations

  • Health and Well-Being

  • Senior Hunger and Health

  • Food Insecurity Research

From Children’s HealthWatch: Household Food Insecurity is Associated With Increased Hospitalizations and Health Care Expenditures Among Infants


April 2018 Issue

In Focus: SNAP Benefits Need To Be Made Adequate, Not Cut or Restricted

Research Highlights

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

  • Child Nutrition Programs

  • Physical and Mental Health

  • Race and Nativity

  • Food Insecurity Research

From Children’s HealthWatch: Food Insecurity: An Avoidable Cost


December 2017 Issue

In Focus: Food Insecurity, the Federal Nutrition Programs, and Health

Research Highlights

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

  • Child Nutrition Programs

  • Health and Dietary Quality

  • College Students

From Children’s HealthWatch: Moving From Hardship to Health