Social Determinants of Health
According to the World Health Organization, "The social determinants of health (SDOH) are the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age."…
An individual’s health does not occur in isolation. Rather, many factors combine together to influence the health of individuals and communities. These factors include social, cultural, economic and physical environments, individual behavior, and biology. Together, these factors are known as the “determinants of health” and they describe where we live, how we live, and who we live among.