China issues new documents on implementing Healthy China initiative
The State Council, China's cabinet, has issued a new guideline to implement the country's Healthy China initiative.
With focus on disease prevention and health promotion, the guideline proposed 15 special campaigns to 'intervene in health influencing factors, protect full-life-cycle health and prevent and control major diseases.'
An action plan for 2019-2030 has also been rolled out, specifying objectives and tasks of each campaign, as well as responsibilities of different actors in the campaign.
Major objectives of the action can be divided into three parts:
Comprehensive intervention on health-influencing factors, including popularizing health knowledge, implementing rational diet, nationwide fitness programs and tobacco control, and promoting mental health and healthy environment.
(Source : CGTN News)