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Canadian Journal of Public Health

, Volume 93, Issue 6, pp 405–406 | Cite as

The Health Consequences of Poverty in Canada

  • Jeff Turnbull
  • Tiina Podymow
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Les conséquences sanitaires de la pauvreté au Canada

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeff Turnbull
    • 1
  • Tiina Podymow
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of MedecineUniversity of OttawaCanada

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