1)What policies (at the local, state or federal levels) can be implemented to reduce social inequalities in relation to health and healthcare?


2)Read the Abel article titled “Cultural capital and social inequality in health.” How can cultural capital contribute to health inequalities? How can we devise an intervention to address this?


3)t has been shown that lower SES during childhood has a direct effect on health during adulthood. Why do you think this is true? Give an example.

a. Is it preventable?

b. What factors must be identified and altered to shift this prognosis?