NRHA Policy Paper: Rural Obesity
Policy position paper examining rural-urban differences in obesity prevalence, obesity as a factor in health disparities, differences in weight-related behaviors, and social determinants of health influencing rural obesity. Offers strategies and policy recommendations to address rural obesity.
Demetrius Abshire, Cassity Gutierrez
National Rural Health Association
Food security and nutrition · Health disparities · Obesity and weight control · Policy · Rural-urban differences · Social determinants of health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention