Healthy food prescription may soon replace drug prescriptions for cardiovascular diseases and diabetes prevention.
A recent study shows that healthy food prescription can improve people’s health and boost economical conditions. Doctors may soon prescribe fruit and vegetables diet and may cover by health insurance organizations.
Furthermore, the study also shows the decline in sick patients and an immense effect in healthcare utilization. The prescription for healthy foods would also lessen the expenses in medications and hospital bills.
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