Here's a breakdown of the metric report:
The report also explores the connection between food insecurity and health, revealing that 37 percent of Detroit adults are considered obese and 14 percent have been diagnosed with diabetes. According to the European Journal of Nutrition, “Poor diet generates a bigger non-communicable disease (NCD) burden than tobacco, alcohol, and physical activity combined."
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