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Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Healthy Nutrition Environments: Concepts and Measures

Food Environment The authors provide a conceptual model of a healthy nutrition environment, then review the types of measures required to assess various aspects of this environment. Measures fall into priority categories of consumer and community environments.
Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH; James F. Sallis, PhD; Brian E. Saelens, PhD; Lawrence D. Frank, PhD
Evidence Summary
Food Environment, Healthy Eating, Healthy Weight | Obesity
Community-at-large, Grocery/Retail
Children (4-11), Youth (12-17), Adults (18-64), Older Adults (65 and over)