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High poverty neighborhoods want better schools, jobs, and healthcare…

…not new neighbors and higher taxes Disadvantaged neighborhoods have distinct physical and social characteristics that contribute to health disparities in the US. Factors such as neighborhood safety, density, cleanliness, and social cohesion are all linked to the health status of residents in a given community. For example, high-poverty neighborhoods like Treme-New Orleans, home of  The Lab by TECHPLUG, are associated with a […]
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