Social assistance, lone parents and health: what do we know, where do we go?

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BACKGROUND A mounting body of evidence indicates that lone mothers and their children are at higher risk of a variety of health problems. The dynamics of the relationship between social assistance, poverty and health are not well understood, and the study of this population presents substantial challenges. The purpose of this paper is to present an analysis… (More)

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@article{Curtis2006SocialAL, title={Social assistance, lone parents and health: what do we know, where do we go?}, author={Lori Jane Curtis and Michael Pennock}, journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique}, year={2006}, volume={97 Suppl 3}, pages={S4-10, S4-11} }