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Comprehensive Briefing Book, Food Policy Task Force


This report provides information on food deserts and their impacts on communities, as well as features studies that examine food access and its implications to communities in the United States.


Chronic Disease Prevention Toolkit

Keyword Area:

Chronic Disease, Healthy Food Access


Institutional Author:

U.S. Conference of Mayors




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