Europeans Are World’s Biggest Smokers and Drinkers, WHO Finds

Europeans Are World’s Biggest Smokers and Drinkers, WHO Finds

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“It’s quite striking that alcohol consumption in the European region is the highest in the world,” said Andy Haines, professor of public health and primary care at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, at the press conference. “A lot of work needs to be done. That’s partly a matter of pricing.”