Baltimore Tackling Health Problems

Baltimore is tackling its health problems in part by learning which areas have which problems. It is an ambitious plan targeting HIV infection, heart disease, and other serious ailments. The city will provide community profiles in the next couple of weeks to neighborhoods, including specific data about their health problems. The data will show residents how great the disparities are in some neighborhoods compared to others, and where they may want to focus.

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Source: Baltimore Sun

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern. sachiye@vertices.com

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