Determinants of health project workshop guide by Ron Foley

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Published by Ontario Public Health Association in Toronto, Ont .

Written in English

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StatementRon Foley.
ContributionsOntario Public Health Association.
LC ClassificationsRA"450"O5"F652"1994
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various paging)
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Open LibraryOL20720728M
ISBN 100929129148

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Policy and action for health need to address the social determinants of health, attacking the causes of ill health before they can lead to problems. This is a challenging task for both decision-makers and public health actors and advocates.

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Written by acknowledged experts in each field, it provides accessible summaries of the scientific justification for isolating different aspects of social and economic life as the primary 4/5(1).

In this book, Daniel E. Dawes argues that political determinants of health create the social drivers—including poor environmental conditions, inadequate transportation, unsafe neighborhoods, and lack of healthy food options—that affect all other dynamics of health.

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Social determinants of health are the conditions in which people are born, grow, play, work, live, and age that affect health and quality of life and are shaped by the distribution of money, power, and resources (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services [USDHHS], ; World Health Organization, ).

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