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It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a supermarket! How grocery stores can save low-income communities

We all know we should eat more fruits and vegetables, but for people who live in "food deserts," buying healthy food is a severe challenge.

John Weidman, deputy executive director of The Food Trust, a Philadelphia-based nonprofit dedicated to bringing fresh fruits and vegetables to underserved neighborhoods, speaks with NFM about why the presence of a grocery store can be the key factor in making or breaking an entire community.

Read our Q&A with John Weidman here

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