UK women’s life expectancy ‘second worst’ in Western Europe – Health News – NHS Choices

Citing latest research by the World Health Organization, NHS Choices  reports that European levels of alcohol consumption, smoking and obesity are alarmingly high. Critically, there is an increasing possibility that “Young Europeans may die at an earlier age than their grandparents”.

Source: UK women’s life expectancy ‘second worst’ in Western Europe – Health News – NHS Choices

Unfortunately, the article does not explore NHS policy options to improve matters in the UK.

Surely, it’s time for the NHS to explore radical options for addressing alcohol consumption, smoking and obesity?

Thoughts?