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Logo for International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  Food Swamps Predict Obesity Rates Better Than Food Deserts in the United States
A new study suggests that the presence of a food swamp is a stronger predictor of obesity rates than the absence of full-service grocery stores. 
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The Health Policy Institute of Ohio (HPIO) recently completed a report on the social determinants of infant mortality for the Ohio Legislative Service Commission 
Painting of bicycle with groceries How Do You Visualize Health Equity?
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM), a nonprofit research organization in Washington, DC, called on artists of all kinds to illustrate what health equity looks, sounds, and feels like to them. 
Population-Based Cancer Survival in the United States (2001-2009 image Population-Based Cancer Survival in the United States (2001-2009
This supplement to  provides survival estimates by race (black vs white), state of residence at the time of diagnosis, and stage of disease at the time of diagnosis for 9 solid tumors in men and women and for acute lymphoblastic leukemia in children. 
Interactive Digital Interventions Help Patients Control High Blood Pressure image Interactive Digital Interventions Help Patients Control High Blood Pressure
The Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommends the use of interactive digital interventions to improve blood pressure control in patients with high blood pressure. 
Healthy Eating, Active Play, Screen Time Best Practices maps image Healthy Eating, Active Play, Screen Time Best Practices maps
The Public Health Law Center at Mitchell Hamlin School of Law has developed interactive maps that show healthy eating, active play, and screen time policies for each state. 
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