Wolf Administration: Trump-Proposed Cuts to Federal Health Programs Jeopardize Access to Life-Saving Health Care
The Wolf Administration spoke out against potential cuts contained in President Trump’s proposed federal budget, which would significantly change Medicare, Medicaid, and the Affordable Care Act.
United Way grants $14M to fight intergenerational poverty, cuts funding for seniors
The United Way of Greater Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey has granted $4.1 million to 122 nonprofits, with a narrower focus on fighting intergenerational poverty. More than $600,000 in funding was eliminated for organizations that provided seniors with energy assistance programs, transportation, emergency food and shelter, assistance with benefits and entitlements, and health screenings.
Enjoy lighter comfort food
You don’t need all the fat, sugar and carbohydrates often associated with comfort food to replicate the good feeling such dishes engender. By using a slow cooker, you can infuse dishes with flavor and enjoy the comforting aroma of home cooking wafting through your home for hours. Here are a few recipes that are packed with protein and fiber but not a lot of fat or calories.