Health Equity Media Resources
What determines your health? Genetics? Doctors? Drugs? But what about the neighborhood you live in? Your job? The amount of money you earn? These are called the social determinants of health, and they can expose more than you think.
This 15 minute video created by Vancouver Coastal Health is an exploration of differences in health between people and their relationship to things such as income, education and the neighbourhoods in which we live. Residents share real examples about how the social determinants of health impact their lives.
Unnatural Causes is a seven part documentary series exploring racial and socioeconomic inequalities in health.
This presentation should automatically advance to the next segment in the series.