In Europe today, 6 of the 7 biggest risk factors for premature death – blood pressure, cholesterol, Body Mass Index, inadequate fruit and vegetable intake, physical inactivity and alcohol abuse – relate to how we eat, drink and move.
In April 2016 a conference was held on ‘Diet, Physical Activity and Health: a European Platform for Action‘.
- teaching children to be media-literate
- responsible advertising
- helping consumers make more informed food choices
To see all the presentations on the ec.europa.eu website