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Opinion | Snacks and the City: The Malnutrition Cocktail

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City living is often glamorized across the media, characterized by prosperity and cosmopolitan sophistication. But the truth is that rapid urbanization, particularly in Africa and Asia, is adversely affecting diets and food systems, which is leading to health, social, and economic inequality and environmental degradation.
As we write this article, we reflect on a significant demographic anniversary. Around this time 10 years ago, the world's urban population surpassed the rural population for the first time. And it continues to rise. Roughly two-thirds of the global population is projected...
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