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Youth As Change Agents: Youth-Focused Corner Store Projects


Corner stores are a common feature of many communities, often located
near schools, parks and other community settings. Youth often shop
at these nearby corner stores and as a result, corner stores can be a
significant environmental influence on the snacking habits of youth.


Chronic Disease Prevention Toolkit

Keyword Area:

Chronic Disease, Corner Stores, Healthy Food Access


Institutional Author:

The Food Trust




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