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DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH

Historically, health is determined by conditions at our home, workplace, the health of our neighbors and also communities. Again, our health can also be determined by several social and economic factors. Social determinants of health can be described as environmental conditions in which people are brought up in. For example, where people are born, church or place of worship, schools they attended, neighbors, among other environmental conditions. Social health determinants include; Housing separation, access to employment, Resources to cater for basic needs, the security of the general public, among others (Marmot, 2018). Generally, social factors which connote people living standards…