For centuries it has been known that there is a relationship between one's status within a social system and health. The poor and disadvantaged have traditionally carried the larger burden of disease and disability.
University Dialogue 2008. The Growing Divide: A University Dialogue on Poverty and Opportunity.
Durham, NH: Discovery Program, University of New Hampshire
Seavey, John W., "How's your health? What's your zip code? Poverty and health" (2008). The University Dialogue. 42.
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