Causes of the causes of ill health
21 October 2015

The Times Higher Education Supplement reviews why the current president of the World Medical Association, Michael Marmot's book, The Health Gap: the Challenge of an Unequal World, makes it hard for all but the most wilfully ignorant policymakers to ignore the causes of the causes of ill health.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/books/review-the-health-gap-michael-marmot-bloomsbury 

And for those of us who want to read more, here's Sir Michael's piece in today's New Scientist https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22830442-600-health-inequality-kills-and-now-is-the-time-to-close-the-gap/ 

The Health Gap is certainly worth a read - it'll open your eyes as to why our population is so unhealthy.