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Planning dietary improvements without additional costs for low-income individuals in Brazil: linear programming optimization as a tool for public policy in nutrition and health

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 29 July 2019

This article explores the potential for nutritional interventions to target lower socioeconomic communities in a way that does not affect their limited budget. They found that, while not ideal, changes can significantly affect nutritional intake and make a difference to overall health.

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12937-019-0466-y

Verly-Jr, E., et al. Planning dietary improvements without additional costs for low-income individuals in Brazil: linear programming optimization as a tool for public policy in nutrition and health. Nutrition Journal, Volume 18, Article number: 40 (2019)