Latest WHO study strengthens case for social prescribing

Latest WHO study strengthens case for social prescribing

Posted on August 2

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The South West Academic Health Science Network (SW AHSN) welcomes the publication of a new study by the World Health Organization (WHO) showing that participation in the arts can positively affect health. 

The review, the world’s largest to date in this area, is a significant contribution to evidence in a pioneering area of work taking place in the South West around the value of self-care and community activity that makes people healthy.

The SW AHSN launched its Institute for Social Prescribing in September to accelerate this new era in medicine.

Read more at https://www.swahsn.com/who_report/