Indian J Med Res 2007 Oct;126(4):279-88
Department of Medicine, Fortis-Escorts Hospital, Jaipur, India.
There is a close association between social circumstances and health. In India, there is a significant burden of both communicable and non communicable diseases. Risk factors responsible for these conditions are underweight, unsafe sex, unsafe water, poor sanitation and hygiene, indoor smoke pollution, zinc, iron and vitamin A deficiency, tobacco use, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol. Read More