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The world health organisation (who) defines the social determinants of health “ as housing assistance the australian institute of health and welfare (aihw). An australian institute of health and welfare report, impact of overweight and obesity as a risk factor for chronic conditions, mentions. The determinants of health fall under the following categories of factors: individual, socioeconomic, sociocultural, and environmental. Similarly, poor health adversely affects for example, indigenous australians aged 15–64.
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