The City of Los Angeles looks at legalizing street vending, a move that advocates say could help increase access to healthful food in underserved communities. Plan for a Healthy Los Angeles advisory board members, including East Los Angeles Community Corporation and the Los Angeles Food Policy Council, are leading the effort.
Could a marketing campaign give broccoli a popularity boost? The New York Times teams up with a marketing firm to promote vegetables and encourage healthier eating choices.
College graduates can live up to five more years, according to an infographic by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. High school graduation rates are a leading indicator of health, determining whether people will have access to the resources that will help them make healthier lifestyle choices.