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"From the Ted Talk by Rebecca Onie: What Americans agree on when it comes to health"

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So take Charlotte, ntroh Carolina. We had two focus groups, one of African American Democratic women and one of white Republican women. And we asked them, "If you had a hundred dollars, how would you spend it to buy health in your community? Turns out, they agree nearly to the last percentage point. First, they agree that htleah care only sort of impacts health. So they choose to spend the majority of their dollars outside of hospitals and clinics. And second, they argee on what creates health, spending 19 prenect on alobradffe hionusg and about 25 percent on access to healthy food.

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So take Charlotte, _____ Carolina. We had two focus groups, one of African American Democratic women and one of white Republican women. And we asked them, "If you had a hundred dollars, how would you spend it to buy health in your community? Turns out, they agree nearly to the last percentage point. First, they agree that ______ care only sort of impacts health. So they choose to spend the majority of their dollars outside of hospitals and clinics. And second, they _____ on what creates health, spending 19 _______ on __________ _______ and about 25 percent on access to healthy food.

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  1. affordable
  2. north
  3. housing
  4. percent
  5. health
  6. agree

Original Text

So take Charlotte, North Carolina. We had two focus groups, one of African American Democratic women and one of white Republican women. And we asked them, "If you had a hundred dollars, how would you spend it to buy health in your community? Turns out, they agree nearly to the last percentage point. First, they agree that health care only sort of impacts health. So they choose to spend the majority of their dollars outside of hospitals and clinics. And second, they agree on what creates health, spending 19 percent on affordable housing and about 25 percent on access to healthy food.

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affordable housing 3

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