Social Determinants of Health <p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman';"><span style="font-size: small;">The <strong>Social Determinants of Health</strong> is a scientific peer-reviewed multi-disciplinary journal affiliated to the Social Determinants of Health Research Center. It's &nbsp;mission is to disseminate information, viewpoints, and questions about social determinants of health (SDH) research and education. The journal scheduled to appear quarterly and serve as a means for scientific information exchange in the international SDH forum. The extended scope of the journal is intended to include not only social determinants of health, but also other affiliated fields and disciplines that contribute to the current knowledge and science of community medicine, social medicine, public health, health economics, health education, health policy, and epidemiology. This is a free open access journal with no submission or processing charges. </span></span></p> <div class="WordSection1">&nbsp;</div> Publisher: Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences en-US Social Determinants of Health 2423-3560 Community resilience is the key factor to overcome COVID-19 disease <p class="s3"><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">Community resilience </span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">can be defined as having the ability to cope with hardships and </span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">displaying </span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">flexible responses to daily life pressures which can vaccinate us against all types of tensions and stresses of life</span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">.</span></span></p><p class="s3"><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">A resilient individual</span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15"> can stand strong in the face of social difficulties by utilizing his own biological- psychological balance. Enhancing this resilience can lead to huge progress in one’s self care and psychological skills.</span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15"> </span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">On the other hand, the resilience of urban communities forms the main foundation of societies’ solidarity </span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">in the face of</span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15"> crises and unexpected incidences</span></span><span class="s2"><span class="bumpedFont15">.</span></span></p> Nasir Dehghan Zeinab Ebrahimi Fard Copyright (c) 2020 Social Determinants of Health 2020-03-31 2020-03-31 6 10.22037/sdh.v6i1.29988