Social Status And Health Care

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While it may not always make sense morally or in any way, your social status does play a part in your health and longevity. Someone who is living on the streets does not have the same access to health care as, say, a wealthy lawyer. That lawyer's status and wealth can afford him much better care than that of someone on the streets or even someone working a minimum wage job with a modest life. Same goes for racial minorities. Those groups do not have access to what a majority group does and therefore, can not afford or reap the benefits of health care that can prolong their lives. It's truly a sad reality in today's world. I do think that someone of higher status can be assumed to live longer and healthier than someone who cannot reach modern
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