- Public housing assistance improves health and reduces psychological distress, but only 33 affordable and adequate public housing units were available for every 100 renters with extremely low incomes [PDF-7.3MB] during 2015.
- Adults with very low food security have increased risk for cardiovascular disease, yet in a CDC survey, 23% of respondents said they worried about having enough money to buy nutritious meals.
- Health professionals and researchers can use CDC’s social determinants of health website to find more than 250 peer-reviewed articles that connect such factors as housing and food security to health outcomes.
viernes, 30 de marzo de 2018
Did You Know? | Housing laws affect health
Housing Assistance Programs and Adult Health in the United States | AJPH | Vol. 107 Issue 4