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On SAGE Insight: Child welfare inequalities in the four nations of the UK

From Journal of Social Work In the public health field, much attention has been paid to measuring and analysing differences in mortality and morbidity between and within countries. While recognising problems in ensuring that data are genuinely comparable between and … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Impact of Globalization on Mental Health in Low- and Middle-income Countries

From Psychology and Developing Societies Given the rapid advances in all kinds of technologies, communication technology in particular, globalization is a challenge to health and wellbeing worldwide. It impacts social and other determinants of health in ways that are detrimental … Continue reading

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Public health experts urge government to consider health effects of austerity

Austere or not? UK coalition government budgets and health inequalities From Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine The impact of austerity measures on health should be taken into account by the coalition government before it pursues further cuts. Public … Continue reading

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