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WIC benefits help improve child, maternal nutrition, but fewer families are accessing it

By Sarah Ovaska-Few Fewer women and children in North Carolina are taking part in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), a federal program designed to ensure low-income women, babies and children get needed nutrients in their diet. The slide is worrisome, given that the WIC program has long only captured […]