Priority should increase for prevention and early detection of diseases rather than cure of the symptoms.Use of AI and big data to identify trends in health by regions, for encouraging prevention of...
- Air pollution remains the single largest environmental health hazard in Europe, resulting in a lower quality of life due to illnesses and an estimated over 500,000 premature deaths (1) per year.
- Some 85% of the urban population (2) in the EU is being exposed to fine particulate matter (PM2.5) at levels deemed harmful to health.
- Up to 30% of small particulate matter emissions (1) in European cities come from road transport. Transport in general is responsible for over 70% of CO2 emissions in the EU.
| Related Megatrends: Urbanisation; Climate and environment