Can Dairy Help Advance Health Equity For African Americans?


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Did you know that your zip code can be a predictor of your health? So can your place of birth, where you work and play, your income and education, and a host of other factors — in addition to the choices you make each day about what to eat. These factors, what public health professionals recognize as “social determinants of health,” are linked to the inequities in health and health care (health disparities), among racial and ethnic minorities in America.

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