Healthy Food Is Growing More Expensive than Unhealthy Food: Study

Last December, researchers at Harvard published a paper scientifically examining a complaint common among conscientious eaters — that healthy food is more expensive than junk. That paper, published in British Medical Journal, found that eating a healthy diet costs approximately $1.50 more per day.

Today, researchers in the United Kingdom published a study in PLOS ONE that gives yet more insight into this topic: not only is healthy food more costly than unhealthy food but the price gap between them has grown significantly over a 10-year period.

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