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Interventions to Address Food Insecurity Among Adults in Canada and the United States: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Oronce CI, Miake-Lye IM, Begashaw MM, Booth M, Shrank WH, Shekelle PG. Interventions to Address Food Insecurity Among Adults in Canada and the United States: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. JAMA health forum. 2021 Aug 6; 2(8):doi:10.1001/jamahealthforum.2021.2001.

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Abstract:

Inadequate access to food is a risk factor for poor health and the effectiveness of federal programs targeting food insecurity, such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), are well-documented. The associations between other types of interventions to provide adequate food access and food insecurity status, health outcomes, and health care utilization, however, are unclear.





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