Types of social capital resources and self-rated health among the Norwegian adult population

@inproceedings{Gele2010TypesOS,
  title={Types of social capital resources and self-rated health among the Norwegian adult population},
  author={Abdi A Gele and Ivan Harsl\of},
  booktitle={International journal for equity in health},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Social inequalities in health are large in Norway. In part, these inequalities may stem from differences in access to supportive social networks - since occupying disadvantaged positions in affluent societies has been associated with disposing poor network resources. Research has demonstrated that social networks are fundamental resources in the prevention of mental and physical illness. However, to determine potentials for public health action one needs to explore the health impact… CONTINUE READING