Health Newsletter

April 2015

Combating Food Deserts: A Civic Engagement Case Study

A great deal has happened since I published my February 2014 health newsletter on food deserts, defined as low-income areas where a significant number of residents are far from a supermarket (i.e., 1+ miles in urban areas and 10+ miles in rural areas). I want to revisit this issue in light of recent American Heart Association (AHA) polling data from North Carolina and proposed legislation introduced in the North Carolina General Assembly. Not least, I want to share a powerful case study on the food desert issue.
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