International Research Journals

Gao Wanying

State Key Laboratory of Bioelectronics, School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing, China


  • Review Article   
    Environmental factors and social medicine, Science Studies
    Author(s): Gao Wanying*

    The study of how human health is affected by social and environmental factors is the primary focus of environmental and social medicine. This field recognizes that complex interactions between our social circumstances and our environment are the cause of many of the health issues we face today. The climate alludes to all the physical, natural, and social factors that encompass us, including the air we inhale, the water we drink, the food we eat, and the spots we live and work. On the other hand, social factors include our level of education, cultural background, and social support networks. Environmental and social medicine recognizes the interconnectedness of these factors, which can have a significant impact on our health. Poor air quality, for instance, can exacerbate respiratory diseases, and a lack of access to nutritious food can contribute to obesity and other health issues. Si.. View More»
    DOI: 10.14303/2141-9477.2023.31

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