Prevention is a part of Citizien’s rights, an investiment both for the present and the future.
Prevention requires expertise, connections, education, will and method to modify both our health systems and our personal life style.
Prevention needs Institutions, both at European/international level as well as at national. It also needs proposals and networking from specialists and scientific organizations. It needs patients, citiziens, social organizations collaborating in the common projects.
Prevention of diseases means built up a project and make people open to consider their life as a power not a fate.
Prevention is multidisciplinary, the same indications work for all the non-communicable chronic disease. They can be teached and learned by each of us
VAS follows, integrates into its projects and disseminates the main aims and projects on prevention defined by WHO.
As a partner of EPHA it collaborates on its campaigns as well as promotes close interaction on its own programmes.
VAS makes proposals , in particular to prevent PAD and main vascular diseases as ell as their deterioration and complication.
Vascular diseases respond well to prevention . Years and quality of life as well as acute events can be strongly influenced by simple acts.
If we prevent vascular diseases we are able to prevent a number of other concomitant or related conditions.
Prevention becomes an ethical need and the responsibility of the future programmes should be taken by all of us.
Education at all levels is the basis and the guarantee for prevention .