University of Minnesota Study Finds Rural, Minority Health GapApril 15, 2019 |
by John Lundy
If you want a longer, healthier life, would you opt for green acres or a penthouse view?
Apologies for the dated TV sitcom reference (“Green Acres” can be found on YouTube, kiddos), but if you choose green acres you’re in for a surprise.
“There is an abundance of research, especially in recent years, showing really horrific health disparities for rural residents,” said Carrie Henning-Smith of the University of Minnesota’s Rural Health Research Center.