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  • More fast-food restaurants in black neighborhoods than white neighborhoods


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    Wednesday, September 29, 2004 6:26 am Email this article
    There are more fast-food restaurants per square mile in low-income areas and predominantly black neighborhoods than higher-income areas and predominantly white neighborhoods according to a study from Louisiana. This may be contributing to the obesity epidemic among low-income and black families. 2.4 versus 1.5 fast-food restaurants per square mile

    There were an average of 2.4 fast-food restaurants per square mile in predominantly black neighborhoods compared to 1.5 in predominantly white neighborhoods.

    REFERENCE

    Block J, Scribner R, Desalvo K. Fast food, race/ethnicity, and income a geographic analysis. Am J Prev Med. 2004 Oct, 27(3):211-17.

    AUTHOR’S CONTACT INFORMATION

    J. Block
    Tulane University School of Medicine
    Department of Internal Medicine
    New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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