This document presents a brief analysis of 37 social determinants of health frameworks that best reflect an intersectoral perspective. It also offers an in-depth analysis of the seven frameworks considered most useful for understanding and acting on the social determinants across sectors.
This tool increases understanding about issues that influence early child development.
This commentary from Fisher and Bubola describes worsening inequities of the pandemic and the spread of COVID-19 amongst those most at risk.
Association between household food insecurity and mortality in Canada: A population-based retrospect
This journal article from Men, Gunderson, Urquia and Tarasuk presents data correlating income-based household food insecurity as a social determinant of mortality across all causes of death (except cancer) in Canada.
Austerity and the embodiment of neoliberalism as ill-health: Towards a theory of biological sub-citi
This theoretical article argues that pro-market and reduced public service philosophies set in place by rich nations are creating sub-citizens at a biological level. Sparke argues that even our efforts to reduce these inequities contain pro-market thinking that does harm.