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Infographic: Food Deserts In America

Infographic: Food Deserts In America
Thu, 3/8/2018
This article originally appeared on Originally published on Tulane University

Food deserts, as defined by the American Nutrition Association, are parts of the country lacking in adequate supply of fresh fruit, vegetables, and other healthy whole foods, usually impoverished areas. And in the U.S., 23.5 million Americans live in food deserts. Fortunately, various government initiatives and nonprofit organizations are making headway in addressing this national crisis.

 
 
 

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