Food

Michigan Foods Platter

Top news and articles about food and drink. Food has always been a central part of American culture. From the first Native Americans who introduced corn to the pilgrims and settlers, to the waves of immigrants who brought their unique food traditions, food has shaped our history and culture. Food has also played an important role in shaping our nation’s identity, including food fights in Congress over immigration and trade, the creation of new food holidays and celebrations, and even the recent burger emoji debate. Today, food is more accessible than ever before.

Certain Medicare Plans Could Offer Members Food Assistance Benefits

Medicare Food Assistance

he COVID-19 pandemic has brought a long list of unprecedented challenges, including the way it has caused food insecurity to rise. Food insecurity is defined as the lack of access to enough nutritionally adequate foods to live an active and healthy life. Fortunately, there are some benefits that can help qualifying members of Medicare Advantage Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNP) address this issue.