Living in poverty was bad for your health before COVID-19
This paper looks at the link between health and income. It explores the nature of the economic shocks experienced in recent years, including those stemming from COVID-19, and the consequences these might have on people’s health. It then considers how we might use the current...
What the quality of work means for our health
This paper argues that the extent of low-quality work, the inequalities embodied within it, and the duration people spend in it, are all likely to contribute to worse health outcomes overall, and to inequalities in health outcomes.
Creating healthy lives
The Health Foundation is working to bring about change through their Healthy Lives strategy. Building on previous work, this report makes the case for a whole-government approach to improve health in the United Kingdom, and identifies some of the steps required to achieve it.