Lesson 16: The right to good health

In this lesson we will:

  • reflect on the concept of health and what influences health
  • talk about the importance of food for health
  • increase knowledge of national public health objectives in Sweden.



Reading/ viewing/ listening

Look through the information via the links. Then answer the study questions (use forms or email):

  1. What are the most important factors that influence our health?
  2. Is it possible to eat yourself healthier – how or why not?!
  3. Read The Swedish dietary guuidelines by Livsmedelsverket – what did you think is the most interesting in the text?