Transforming European food and drink policies

September 29th 2017

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Despite considerable progress in tackling cardiovascular disease (CVD), it remains the leading cause of death and a major cause of illness and disability for men and women in Europe. Dietary risks are responsible for around half of the death and disability caused by CVD and may cost the economy of the European Union economy €102 billion a year.

On World Heart Day 2017, the European Heart Network published its paper on Transforming European food and drink policies for cardiovascular health.

Here is a link to the EHN press release

Click here for a link to the paper

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