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Nutrition Security

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • May 10, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 15:36
Hunger, or food insecurity, was once a huge concern for poor American families. The prevalent problem nowadays is nutrition insecurity. Americans with low incomes are much more susceptible to obesity and diabetes than wealthier Americans, and the issue links back to the kinds of food they can afford. Cardiologist and dean of the School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University Darius Mozaffarian explains.