Health inequalities and social justice - EXPeditions

Health inequalities and social justice

by Sridhar Venkatapuram
  • Key point 1
    Health outcomes mirror other social inequalities. In any society, the poorest and least powerful are also likely to be the least healthy.
  • Key point 2
    Many people who suffer from obesity simply don’t have access to nutritious, affordable food in their neighbourhoods.
  • Key point 3
    Freed of the vested interests of lobbying groups, political philosophers can start a conversation about the role of health in a good society.