Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and in Wealth – Raeanna Randolph

Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and in Wealth is a documentary that highlights the health disparity between the wealthy Americans, working-class Americans, and Americans in poverty. The film begins with a few striking facts: the US spends nearly half of the world’s health dollars but ranks 30th in life expectancy and the wealth of the richest 1%Continue reading Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and in Wealth – Raeanna Randolph

Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and in Wealth Reflections

The main premise of this documentary was that wealth is highly correlated to an individual’s health, most notably in life expectancy. This film looked at Louisville Kentucky and several districts within the city to make their point. By looking at four districts, stratified in differences of income, they showed that life expectancy goes down onContinue reading Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and in Wealth Reflections