How Does A Recession Impact Communities? A troubled economy can have negative public health repercussions. Incidences of violence, drug use and illness tend to rise, as the unemployed have a harder time paying for health care and covering rising food costs. For more, Farai Chideya speaks with professor Ralph Catalano.
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How Does A Recession Impact Communities?

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How Does A Recession Impact Communities?

How Does A Recession Impact Communities?

How Does A Recession Impact Communities?

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A troubled economy can also have negative public health repercussions.

Incidences of violence, drug use, and illness tend to rise, as the unemployed have a harder time paying for health care and covering rising food costs.

For insight into these community issues, Farai Chideya talks with Ralph Catalano, professor at the School of Public Health at University of California at Berkeley.

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