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What are the Social Determinants of Health and Why do They Matter?

The Social Determinants of Health are defined as “the conditions in the environments where people are born, live, learn, work, play, worship, and age that affect a wide range of health, functioning, and quality-of-life outcomes and risks.” And they play a larger role in healthcare outcomes than you might realize.

Social Determinants of Health

How Will Genetic Testing Tech Affect Healthcare Premiums?

Genetic testing technologies allow scientists to analyze human genetic material, including chromosomes, DNA, and RNA, revealing genetic variations that can affect a person’s health – putting him or her at an increased risk of a specific disease, for instance.

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