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2023, VOL. 9 ISSUE 1, PART B

Impact of socioeconomic status on health of college going girls

Author(s): Kiran and Dr. Chandra Karn
Abstract:
The “social incline of health” states to the precipitous inverse associations between socioeconomic position and the risk of premature mortality and morbidity. In many societies, due to cultural and structural factors, women and girls have reduced access to the socioeconomic resources that ensure good health and wellbeing when compared with their male counterparts. Socioeconomic status (SES) encompasses not just income but also educational attainment, financial security, and subjective perceptions of social status and social class. Socioeconomic status can encompass quality of life attributes as well as the opportunities and privileges afforded to people within society. Poverty, specifically, is not a single factor but rather is characterized by multiple physical and psychosocial stressors. Further, SES is a consistent and reliable predictor of a vast array of outcomes across the life span, including physical and psychological health. Thus, SES is relevant to all realms of behavioral and social science, including research, practice, education and advocacy. Absence of sustenance information might add to unfortunate dietary practices. Schools and universities are an optimal climate to resolve this issue and to begin the process of sustenance education. Therefore, teachers ought to be outfitted with satisfactory nourishment knowledge. This review was intended to assess the degree of general sustenance information and segment varieties in information in an example of understudies going to the Schools. A cross-sectional review was led utilizing a modified and approved updated variant of the Overall Nourishment Information Survey for school going young ladies. Univariate and multivariate examinations were performed to decide the relationship between different variables and sustenance information score.
Pages: 80-82  |  443 Views  191 Downloads


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How to cite this article:
Kiran, Dr. Chandra Karn. Impact of socioeconomic status on health of college going girls. Int J Home Sci 2023;9(1):80-82.

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