Lifestyles and prevention of chronic illnesses

This field of expertise specifically addresses the creation of environments and the adoption of public policies that promote the acquisition and maintenance of healthy lifestyles in order to prevent the incidence, morbidity, and mortality associated with chronic diseases. It covers five areas of activity:
  1. Smoking
  2. Nutrition, physical activity, and weight-related problems
  3. Alcohol, drugs, gambling
  4. Dental health
  5. Reproductive health and the prevention of unwanted pregnancies