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Unformatted text preview: • Crowding hypothesis o Too many people living in one room overcrowding; germs spread easier • Lack of immunity hypothesis o Body gets sick more often, immune system fails more often II. What kinds of healthcare do people get • US medical science is the best in the world • Not all US citizens have access to health care o Population of people, children, new graduate students and mentally ill lack health care III. Explode medical core myths • US citizens are the healthiest people in the world ( FALSE) • Medical hoaxes o (Chapter 3) : decrease in IMR( infant mortality rate)= healthier society o Length of life span= health of country...
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This note was uploaded on 11/16/2011 for the course SOC 210 taught by Professor Hanssell during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '10