Explore Health

Poverty and Disease

Season 1 Episode 9 | 26m 46s Video has closed captioning.

The U. S. Census Bureau tells us that approximately 16% of Tennesseeans were living below the poverty line in 2016. Poor health and poverty are inherently linked, with one often leading to the other. However, there are programs available dedicated to helping families living in poverty stay healthy. Host Ron har discusses poverty and disease with Rae Bond and Dr. Greg Heath.

Aired: 01/26/18

Rating: NR

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