TITLE

RIGHT ZIP CODE PROMISES HEALTH

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Melissa
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;1/1/2009, Issue 992, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the study which looks into the relevance of the residential vicinity to the health status of individuals in the U.S. Released on December 10, 2008, the study is claimed to have essentially found evidence which shows that ZIP code is one of the biggest predictors of good health. Relevantly, several findings are highlighted including the fact that South Los Angeles has 8.5 liquor stores every square mile compared to the 1.97 in the west.
ACCESSION #
36427377

 

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