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Equal Shares in Caring
Brotchie, Jane ; Hills, Dione
The Impact of Inequality: How to Make Sick Societies Better
Social Determinants of Health
Marmot, Michael; Wilkinson, Richard (eds.)
A wide ranging collection providing health records from around the world
Social Determinants of Health: Canadian Perspectives
Raphael, Dennis (ed.)
The social determinants of health are summarized and analyzed by over 30 medical and social academics.
Working Harder Isn't Working: A Detailed Plan for Implementing a Four-day Workweek in Canada
O'Hara details how the overworked can job share with the unemployed for economic, social, and psychological benefits for all.
Poverty saps mental capacity to deal with complex tasks, say scientists
Study suggests being preoccupied with money problems is equivalent to loss of 13 IQ points or losing a night's sleep
People who are poor expand so much mental energy on the immediate problem of paying bills or cutting costs that they are left with less capacity to deal with other complex but important problems.
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Stress is a term in psychology and biology, first coined in the biological context in the 1930s, which has in more recent decades become a commonplace of popular parlance.
The Human Significance of the Skin
An analysis of the skin regarded as a sense organ rather than as a simple bodily covering.