This lesson will explain to you the many different factors that influence the likelihood or possibility of developing health related problems. Namely we’ll talk about the environment, the world at large, and things like income, gender, and ethnic background.

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Lesson Transcript

Use this quiz to review:

  • Disease that destroys a person’s memory
  • Family history of diabetes mellitus
  • Statistics about a given population
  • Demographics of a population
  • Low-income individuals