Most people see food stamps as helping poor children. In fact , food stamps are a major factor in poor health of poor children.
Under current rules , food stamps can be used to purchase highly processed foods that contain added sugar, preservatives, and other harmful chemicals. The diet of the poor in America is dominated by food stamps and as a result we have a storm of type 2 diabetes and other diet Related diseases.
To add insult to injury, the high costs of these poisonous foods leaves inadequate resources to put food on the table. The solution is to limit the use of food stamps to fresh and unprocessed foods without added sugar, high fructose corn syrup and chemical additives. Give these children a chance.