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ZIPCODE: Your Neighborhood, Your Health

  • Aired: 07/18/2013
  • 00:30
  • Rating: NR
Health starts where we live, learn, work and play. In fact, some experts say the lifespan of a child is determined more by his zip code than his genetic code. Why is there such a divide in the health of the American people? In the documentary Zip Code we look at how the environment in which we work, live and play is the ultimate determinant of how healthy we are.
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