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INTERVIEW: U of M Study Finds Some Vets Struggle to Afford Food

Updated: 05/07/2014 9:55 PM
Created: 05/07/2014 9:48 PM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart

A recent University of Minnesota study finds about one in four military members, who served in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, have a tougher time than the public when it comes to access of enough food.

It is especially a problem for the youngest veterans.

Dr. Rachel Widome, Assistant Professor with the U of M School of Public Health, stopped by KSTP to talk more about the research.


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