Hospital de Santiago participates in obesity prevention initiative

Hospital de Santiago participa em ação sobre prevenção da obesidade

On 12 May, 2015, as part of International Nurses Day, the Hospital de Santiago in conjunction with Sebastião da Gama Secondary School in Setúbal is holding an information and training event at the school on obesity in adolescents to help promote healthy lifestyles and prevent obesity.

There will be two screening sessions by nurses, including measurement of body mass index (BMI) and educational measures to promote healthy lifestyles. There will also be a presentation by the Hospital de Santiago of its nursing activities.