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


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
social determinants of health, gender,
equity, and human rights.