(511) OCFP primary care interventions into poverty

Poverty MonsterPotentially powerful stuff from the Ontario College of Family Physicians: a tool for approaching poverty like any other health-wrecking phenomenon such as smoking or an infectious microorganism.  Only neoplasms (tumours) take away more person years of life here than poverty does.  Let’s hope this resource is widely adopted and reinforces a cultural change in the way we consider poverty and health.

Poverty Intervention Resources ocfp.on.ca

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