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


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...

05 October 2017  Sign up for Seminar Nov 22nd
Do not forget to register for this exciting seminar arranged by WHO-CC on November 22nd...

02 October 2017  New published article
New article published in Läkartidningen about: Lifestyle factors being overlooked in...

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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