Online grocery stores may be solution to food deserts

05/29/2013 |

Online grocery stores may be a novel approach to increasing access to fresh, healthy foods for residents of urban food deserts. The Baltimarket in Baltimore is an online service that delivers foods to a local library, but not a customer's home, and a Rush University study in Chicago found that people given a voucher for an online grocery store spent a large part of it on food and vegetables and only a small amount on sweets.

View Full Article in:

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Corporate Life Sciences Lawyer (3-5 years exp)
Ropes & Gray LLP
Boston, MA; San Francisco, CA; Silicon Valley, CA, MA
Director of Accreditation
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Stop Loss Sales Executive, (Southern Region)
Indigo Insurance Services
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Health Services Researcher
Washington, DC
Chief Executive Officer
Center for Improving Value in Healthcare
Denver, CO