Food insecurity and cardiovascular health among U.S. Adults

Last updated 29th Aug 2017
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A pinboard by Meera Sreedhara

Doctoral Student, University of Massachusetts Medical School


U.S adults living in food insecure households achieved a lower ideal cardiovascular health score.

Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (2011-2012) was analyzed to quantify the extent to which food insecurity in U.S. adults is associated with poorer cardiovascular healt...