Good Health to All: Reducing Health Inequalities among Children in High- and Low-Income Canadian Families
AbstractImproving the health of children in low-income families, which is chronically worse than that of richer children, requires well-targeted policy reforms. This report identifies the policies that would, for families across different income groups, best address inequality in the health of children.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by C.D. Howe Institute in its journal C.D. Howe Institute Commentary.
Volume (Year): (2009)
Issue (Month): 288 (May)
social policy; health in children of low-income families; healthy lifestyles awareness;
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