We’re continuing our unit on health with a discussion of some of the indicators that help us measure health for different populations. We’ll also explore three contributors to health disparities: individual factors like genetics, physical factors like pollution, and social factors like stress.
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Sociology by John J. Macionis, 15th edition (2014)
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Births & General Fertility Rates: United States. Centers for Disease Control https://data.cdc.gov/NCHS/NCHS-Births-and-General-Fertility-Rates-United-Sta/e6fc-ccez
National Vital Statistics Reports. Centers for Disease Control https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_04.pdf
VS Preventable Deaths from Heart Disease and Strokeinfographic. Centers for Disease Control. https://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/heartdisease-stroke/infographic.html
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