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Poverty costs us dearly

10th May 2017 in Alcohol, Drugs, Intelligence and surveillance, Population health, Sexual and reproductive health, Tobacco, Violence and unintentional injury.

In both the developed and developing world poverty is linked to poor health, whether biological, psychological or environmental. Economic disadvantage is a cause of poor health (people are deprived of education, resources, or access to healthcare) and a consequence of …

Simon Russell by Simon Russell

My Adaptation to Public Health

9th February 2015 in Intelligence and surveillance.

At some point in my academic life I realised the easiest way to learn was to study something in which I was truly interested. For me it was evolution. I liked learning about how different environments shaped the genes of …