New York City Is Offering Prescriptions For Fruits And Vegetables [FBHW]
Two New York City hospitals are participating in a national program that allows doctors to prescribe fruits and vegetables to patients. The patients they will be targeting with these prescriptions will be high-risk, low-income patients. The patients prescriptions can be exchanged for “Health Bucks” to be spent at local farmers markets.
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There is a direct correlation between obesity, ignorance, and low income… Poverty in general. It’s all contected. – Zane