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Is health more socially determined then based upon genetic characteristics?

health is not based just on the sickness or healthy level in a person, but would health be more impacted with the social determents or genetics and learnt behaviour?

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  • Sep 12 2013: that may be something which varies depending on the environment and bahavior of the individual as well as genetics. moreover it is something more likely to be understood by scientific enquiry rather than debate. though it is a good point of speculation.

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