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City Program ‘Prescribes’ Fresh Produce to Low-Income New Yorkers with High Blood Pressure

In the spirit of “let food be thy medicine,” the city is giving low-income New Yorkers who battle high blood pressure a “prescription” for fruits and vegetables. The NYC Health Department announced on Wednesday the expansion of its “Pharmacy to Farm Prescriptions” program, an initiative that issues $30 a month in Health Bucks to people with […]