The Dynamics of Health and Return Migration

Author/s:
Anita Davies, Rosilyne Borland, Carolyn Blake, Haley West

Year:
2011

Language:
English

Publication Type:
Scientific reports (Journal)
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This article will focus on the risk factors and social determinants of health during all phases of migration that can impact the health of returnees. It will highlight the diversity of returning migrants and illustrate through examples how return migration can influence the health of individuals and populations. The paper will conclude with policy recommendations for healthy return migration.

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PLoS Med