Health promotion


Fitness
More than one in eight EU citizens does not even walk for ten minutes, according to the survey.
These are worrying figures presented by Commissioner Tibor Navracsics at the annual EU Sport Forum. 46 percent of Europeans say in the Eurobarometer survey that they "never play sports". In order to change this, the EU is now hoping for help from employers.​​​​​​​







Health
Three girls are playing ball
They gain more and more weight and become lazier and lazier. Every third teenager is overweight, more than 85 percent of 15-year-olds exercises too little. The kids prefer to sit at home instead of going out and meeting friends. A development with fatal consequences