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    EVIPNet evidence brief for policy: reducing the consumption of trans-fats and their negative impacts on health in Turkey

    Trans-fatty acids (TFAs), or trans-fats, are an important public health problem that has many negative consequences for human health and requires multi-stakeholder health policy interventions for its solution. TÜSEB Turkish Institute for Health Policies, the Ministry of Health of Turkey and the WHO Coun...

    Meditação/mindfulness para tratamento de doenças cardiovasculares em adultos e idosos: qual a eficácia/efetividade e segurança do uso complementar da meditação/mindfulness para o tratamento de doenças cardiovasculares na população adulta e idosa?

    A meditação é uma prática que consiste no foco da atenção para o momento presente, de modo não analítico ou discriminativo, promovendo alterações favoráveis e de fortalecimento físico, emocional, mental, social e cognitivo. É indicada para estímulo do bem-estar, relaxamento, redução do es...

    The relationship between psychosocial risk factors and health outcomes of chronic diseases: a review of the evidence for cancer and cardiovascular diseases

    This report summarizes the best available evidence for a link between psychosocial factors and morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular diseases and cancer in the WHO European Region. The authors searched a total of 1822 Medline and PubMed articles published in English since January 2000, and identifi...

    Physical activity and prevention/control of arterial hypertension in primary healthcare

    Healthcare in Brazil has invested in formulating, implementing, and putting into practice policies related to the promotion, protection, and recovery of health. In the construction of the primary health care model, great emphasis has been placed on the improvement of the quality of life of collective sub...