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Moving neighborhoods can improve the health of poor families

  • Aired: 12/21/2017
  • 09:35
  • Rating: NR
When low-income Americans are concentrated in substandard homes in struggling or violent neighborhoods, it has tangible consequences for well-being. Research confirms that moving families into less segregated neighborhoods improves overall health, and some communities are giving families vouchers to relocate. Special correspondent Sarah Varney of Kaiser Health News reports.
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Moving neighborhoods can improve the health of poor families
How that painful move may actually increase your life expectancy.
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