The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as food stamps, is one of the primary government programs focused on nutrition.
Understanding the Paradox
Exploring and explaining the surprising connection between food insecurity and obesity in Tennessee and the U.S. as a whole.
There’s a complicated relationship between public health and public policy, which makes the challenging task of developing effective policy even harder.
A wide range of public policy issues — even some not usually associated with health — can influence the health and well-being of Tennesseans.
How Affordability and Quality Contribute to Health Outcomes
A review of research on the connection between affordable, quality housing and health, with a focus on housing and health in Tennessee.
Transportation impacts public health in many ways. Highways, roads, bridges, bikeways, sidewalks, and public transit all have benefits and trade-offs.