Letters Tackling health inequality

What are the causes?

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39262.449468.3A (Published 05 July 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:8
  1. James N Hardy, principal general practitioner
  1. Bethnal Green Health Centre, London E2 6LL
  1. jim.n.hardy{at}dsl.pipex.com

    Heath demands that we “get tough on the causes of health inequality.”1 She seems to imply that it's a rich-poor thing, a widening of the gap between haves and have-nots.

    But why exactly is …

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