The Truth about Food Deserts

The LA Times reported on RAND Corporation’s recent study that found minimal correlation between Body Mass Index (BMI) and proximity to food retail, and ultimately questioned the role of food deserts in the obesity epidemic. Our team, along with our partners at Community Health Councils (CHC), took a look at the study and offers some food for thought. Below is the response from CHC: The Truth about Food Deserts.

The Truth about Food Deserts: