13 Jul '11, 7am

New Study Says "Food Deserts" Only Part of the Problem | Care2 Causes

New Study Says "Food Deserts" Only Part of the Problem | Care2 Causes

Those of us who have worked in food policy point to “food deserts” (places where healthy, affordable food is hard to find) as a problem for people on limited incomes who want to buy food that will keep them healthy. It just makes sense that if the only easily available food comes from the fat-salt-sugar-laden foods in a convenience store, added pounds and poorer health are likely to follow. A new study confirms that being able to buy healthier food is only one part of a larger issue. According to research published in the Archives of Internal Medicine , improving access to fruits and vegetables does not necessarily result in better diets. The authors followed 5,115 black men and women for 15 years. All were between 18 and 30 at the start of the study. Participants logged the details of their diets, including how often they ate in fast-food outlets. The researchers also det...

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