Understanding the Relationship Between Education and Health

@inproceedings{Zimmerman2014UnderstandingTR,
  title={Understanding the Relationship Between Education and Health},
  author={Emily B. Zimmerman and Steven H. Woolf},
  year={2014}
}
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