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Table 1 Potential of the Finnish Allergy Programme to address Planetary Health

From: Digital transformation of health and care to sustain Planetary Health: The MASK proof-of-concept for airway diseases—POLLAR symposium under the auspices of Finland’s Presidency of the EU, 2019 and MACVIA-France, Global Alliance against Chronic Respiratory Diseases (GARD, WH0) demonstration project, Reference Site Collaborative Network of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing

Finnish Allergy ProgrammeImpact on Planetary Health
Endorse health, not allergyEndorse the Planet
Improve contact with natureContribute to conserving and regenerating nature
Strengthen tolerance/resilienceUnderstand and strengthen the role of biodiversity
Avoid allergens only if mandatoryPromote Planet sustainable diets
Prevent allergiesReduce the planetary impact of medical treatments and harmful chemicals in planet to human, human to planet chain
Recognize and treat severe allergies earlyReduce the planetary impact of avoidable health care wastage
Improve air qualityReduce air pollution, both outdoors and indoors
Stop smokingEradicate smoking and its environmental impacts