The complex relationships between poverty and health outcomes are well-documented, and promoting access to healthier foods in rural areas may help mitigate the poverty-health relationship. Many complexities in the causes of health outcomes are yet to be understood, however, including the effects of food access in rural areas on poverty and health.
Rural Poverty, Food Access, and Public Health Outcomes
Amber Canto, Laura E. Brown, and Steven C. Deller
This article is part of a series on poverty and the relationship between poverty and food. For an overview of the articles previously released, see Rural Poverty and Food.