Promoting health through the life-course

General health topics

The following pages provide information by health topics on life-course related issues.

Regional health topic pages

Technical topic pages

Life-course

Promoting good health through the life-
course cuts across all areas of WHO’s
work including the health of women
before, during and after pregnancy, and
of newborns, children, adolescents,
and older people, taking into account
environmental risks, social
determinants of health, gender, equity,
and human rights.