Food as medicine: Programs, doctors look to fill nutrition prescription

Debbie Valentini has been receiving food boxes from ‘Food Rx,’ a program run by the UHN and Foodshare.Fred Lum/the Globe and Mail Every week at her standing doctor’s appointment, Candace Blanchette is told the same thing: If she eats healthier, that if she loses weight, she’d feel better. By now, the 38-year-old is well-versed in … Read more