A service of the California Health Care Foundation

California Healthline Daily Edition

Summaries of health policy coverage from major news organizations

Study Finds No Link Between Kids’ Food Environment, Diet

A new RAND Corporation study did not find a connection between childhood obesity rates and how close children lived to fast food restaurants and grocery stores. For the study -- published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine -- researchers examined 13,000 California children. 

This is part of the California Healthline Daily Edition, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.