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Topic / Tool | Last updated: 26 Jan 2024

Risk factors of non-communicable diseases

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In this section you will find information:

  • about common risk factors of non-communicable diseases such as nutrition, physical inactivity, alcohol related harm and tobacco
  • summaries of related EU data
  • the health impact and burden of such risk factors
  • policies and measures on how to address them 

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