Health and tradecorporations


Authors: Jan Holčík
Authors‘ workplace: Ústav sociálního lékařství a veřejného zdravotnictví LF MU, Brno
Published in: Čas. Lék. čes. 2013; 152: 259-262
Category: Topic

Overview

Health, determinants of health, health care, and health professionals in all countries are influenced by power of trade corporations. Singular interest of private corporate profits and businesses can affect health, such as the availability of tobacco, alcohol and others. Public health legislation and practice should consider the interests of the public and the importance of all health determinants.

Keywords:
health – health determinants – public health – trade corporations


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