Why do poor Americans eat so unhealthfully? Because junk food is the only indulgence they can afford

For parents raising their kids in poverty, having to say ?no? is a part of daily life. Junk food is one thing they can afford to say "yes" to.

http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-singh-food-deserts-nutritional-disparities-20180207-story.html

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Robert Zinn, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor, physician, and web entrepreneur, who, for over 15 years was employed by academic and research institutions and focused his clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. He shares his knowledge through his website, NutritionTheory.org

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