Social Determinants of Health and Health Disparities

Social Determinants Of Health And Health DisparitiesSocial determinants of health are the social, political, economic and cultural conditions that structure health. These conditions shape the circumstances in which people live and work and perpetuate health inequalities.  Research in this area focuses on addressing root causes of poor health to advance health equity.

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