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Children and Meditation

One of the unfortunate disparities between impoverished children and other children is that the underserved don’t readily have available the tools needed to cope with stress. This can end up being completely devastating since high, ongoing stress is one of the most dominant byproducts of poverty. That's where meditation comes into play. Photo by Brett … Continue reading Children and Meditation

Food Deserts

As described by the Food Empowerment Project, food deserts are “described as geographic areas where residents’ access to affordable, healthy food options (especially fresh fruits and vegetables) is restricted or nonexistent due to the absence of grocery stores within convenient traveling distance.” Convenience in this context refers to within one mile of ones home. As … Continue reading Food Deserts