Noncommunicable Disease Prevention and Adolescents
Although 35% of the global burden of disease has its origins in adolescence young people have largely been overlooked in global discussion on the prevention of noncommunicable disease.
In this report we outline why the need to urgently tackle the drivers of ill-health that are established in childhood and adolescence including tobacco and alcohol use, unhealthy diets and sedentary lifestyle.
Datasheet from AstraZenca's Young Health Programme and the Population Reference Bureau
Addressing Noncommunicable Disease risk factors among young people
Report from AstraZenca's Young Health Programme and the Population Reference Bureau
Report from the AstraZenca Young Health Programme on Non Communicable Diseases
Cross-European Analysis on Health Financing from Action for Global Health
Policy briefing paper from Action for Global Health on UHC as a key mechanism for achieving health for all