Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and In Wealth

This segment of Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and In Wealth, explores privilege and the concept of inequality by focusing on social determinants in our society. The video goes through the lives of residents in Louisville, Kentucky, who are from different socioeconomic backgrounds and residential areas. There are 26 neighborhoods in Louisville and the farther East oneContinue reading Unnatural Causes: In Sickness and In Wealth

In Sickness and In Wealth

This documentary was helpful because it brought the foundational pieces that we’ve learned about health and social determinants of health together.  It talked about how despite America’s industrialized and wealthy status, we still have pretty poor health outcomes. For example, we have higher infant mortality rates than we should have, specifically for black women.  PartContinue reading In Sickness and In Wealth