More education leads to better, costlier diet, study finds

Educated people pay more: A new study published in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association confirms that people with better diets pay more per calorie than people with bad diets. More important, the study found that more education was a stronger indicator than income for eating a better diet. (EurekAlert) This may have to do with the deadly combination of U.S. agriculture policy favoring cheap, non-nutritious foods and presenting nutrition recommendations in an incomprehensible fashion.

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