The Social Determinants of Health and the Decline in U.S. Life Expectancy: Implications for Appalachia
Study explores life expectancy in the U.S. and compares these trends to those in Appalachia. Looks at social determinants of health such as substance use, injuries, and suicide, among others, as possible contributing factors.
Steven H. Woolf, Heidi Schoomaker, Latoya Hill, Christine M. Orndahl
Journal of Appalachian Health, 1(1), 6-14
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