Good News About Democracy: It's Good For Your Health
In the spirit of celebration, on this Fourth of July, here’s some heartening news to consider: Democracy is good for our health.
Not technically from this week, but this recent piece on the health benefits of democracy - including free and fair elections - deserves more discussion. So much development work addresses symptoms, not causes. That sort of approach needs to be revised.
We knew this intuitively; now we have the evidence. #Democracy is good for our #health via re research "When enforced by free & fair elections democracies >likely than autocracies to lead to health gains" #SDoH #HealthCitizenship #hcldr
A bit of good news for 4th of July: democracy is good for #globalhealth. Great piece from & on our recent study in w/thoughtful quotes from cc:
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Good News About Democracy: It's Good For Your Health
Study findings on democracy and NCD prevention make sense. But care needed over difference between association & causation. “Good News About Democracy: It's Good For Your Health”