Staggering Statistic: Unhealthy Food Choices Sometimes Aren't Choices at All

July 3, 2015
by Annalise Mantz for Thrive Market
Staggering Statistic: Unhealthy Food Choices Sometimes Aren't Choices at All

Turns out there's a reason some college students eat nothing but instant ramen, and budget-conscious parents opt for sugary cereals that are on sale.

The shocking truth is that almost 80 percent of Americans on food programs have resorted to buying food they knew was unhealthy simply because it's all they could afford, according to research by the nonprofit Feeding America.

But it doesn't have to be this way! Thrive Market offers a huge selection of wholesome, organic food at 25%-50% less than traditional retailers. Because here, we think everyone deserves access to healthy food.

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