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Health Disparities Are Leaving Ohio's Rural Children Behind

Description
Examines rural health disparities and their impact on children in rural, poverty stricken counties in Ohio, many in Appalachia. Investigates how limited access to nutritious food and healthcare providers has led to the health disparities in children. Offers policy recommendations to remedy the situation.
Date
08/2014
Type
Document
Organization
Children's Defense Fund
Tagged as
Appalachia · Children and youth · Food security and nutrition · Health disparities · Poverty · Statistics and data · Ohio