The European Heart Health Charter welcomes a new signatory

The Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union (PGEU) representing the community pharmacists is officially joining the group of organisations who fully support and promote the message of the European Heart Health Charter through their activities and network of members.
The official signature took place in the European Parliament on 9 December 2009.

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Cardiovascular disease accounts for almost half of all deaths in Europe.    learn more 


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"It is of utmost importance that the health professions develop a gender sensitive approach and that the relevant teaching institutions begin to integrate a gender perspective into their curricula. The different health needs of women need to be met in an equitable manner in prevention, treatment and care services."

  • Ms. Peggy Maguire
    European Institute for Women's Health