Social Determinants of Health

Long before we need medical care, our foundation for health begins in our homes, schools, jobs and neighborhoods. For everyone in our nation to have an equal opportunity for good health, more attention must be focused on the social and economic factors that most affect health where we live, learn, work and play.

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What Shapes Health

March 2, 2015 Survey/Poll
What is the public's perception of factors they believe impact their health? Americans recognize that effective steps in improving health go beyond medical care, including economic, environmental, and school-, work-, and diet-related measures.

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