The location in which a person lives has a profound impact on the types of foods that are eaten and the access that person has to food. Locations can be considered urban, suburban or rural. Some locations are actually food deserts, which are areas where residents don’t have access to fresh fruits and vegetables, mainly due to the lack of fresh food markets or grocery stores. In terms of food insecurity, location can make all the difference.


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