WCBS 880 Radio - "More Fruits and Vegetables Could Save Americans Billions"

An extra serving of fruits or vegetables could significantly prolong lives and save Americans billions in health care costs, according to a report released Wednesday by the Union of Concerned Scientists during a press event at The Mount Sinai Medical Center.

New York, NY
 – August 7, 2013  –– 

"Greater access to fruits and vegetables is a good step forward in our battle to combat heart disease, which is the number one killer of New Yorkers and all Americans," said Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, Medical Director of the Cardiac Health Program at The Mount Sinai Medical Center.

- Dr. Mary Ann McLaughlin, Associate Professor, Medicine, Cardiology, Assistant Professor, Health Evidence and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and Medical Director, Cardiac Health Program, The Mount Sinai Medical Center

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