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Risk of heart disease in urban 'food deserts' is associated with individual's income rather than access to healthy food

12:00 EDT 13 Sep 2017 | Medical Xpress

The risk for developing cardiovascular disease is higher in individuals living in low income neighborhoods or with lower personal income regardless of their access to healthy food, according to new research published in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, an American Heart Association journal.

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