Clinical Health Promotion Centre

WHO Collaborating Centre: Implementation of Evidence-based Clinical Health Promotion

Alcohol/Drugs - Tobacco - Nutrition - Physical Activity - Co-morbidity

Clinical Health Promotion Centre

WHO Collaborating Centre: Implementation of Evidence-based Clinical Health Promotion

Alcohol/Drugs - Tobacco - Nutrition - Physical Activity - Co-morbidity

Welcome

Welcome to Clinical Health Promotion Centre - WHO Collaborating Centre for Implementation of Evidence-based Clinical Health Promotion.

Our mission is to work towards better health gain for patients, staff and community via clinical health promotion through;

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News


14 November 2017  Seminar November 22nd
Last chance to sign up for our seminar on November 22nd in Malmö (16/11 at latest). "New...

25 October 2017  Projects on sleep, health and lifestyle in school-aged children and adolescents
Pernilla Garmy, Post Doc at WHO-CC, has two ongoing projects on sleep, health and...

12 October 2017  Another Swedish region introduces alcohol stop prior to surgery
Region Östergötland accepted last week the proposal - to introduce alcohol stop prior to...

Myth of the Month

"If you have bad genes there´s not much you can do – it’s fate"

 

Many see genetic risk as an unevitable fate, but for cardiovascular disease it does not seem to be the case. A new study shows clearly that even those with high genetic risk can reduce risk with life style changes to the same level as for people with low genetic risk. It is possible to change the course of genetic risk – that is the truth! 

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1605086

 

 

 

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