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CLIP 5709

Comparative Development and Health Summary

Comparative Development and Health Summary

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Key Info
  • Comparative Development and Health Summary
  • Duration: 00:52
  • People in the developed world are on the whole healthier than those in the developing world. We benefit from cleaner environments, better health care and medicine, freedom from famine and greater education about having a healthy diet and lifestyle. However, ill health and disease are still issues, caused by stress, pollution and unhealthy lifestyles.
  • Subject:



    Development and Health

  • Keywords: stress, illness, disease, degenerative disease, pollution, lifestyle, diet, Scotland, geography
Ideas for use in class
  • Can act as a good introduction or summing up of health issues related to development.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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