Middle Aged People Are Dying from Alcoholism

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As reported in a January 2015 study, 3 in 4 (76 percent) of alcohol poisoning deaths that occur in the US are among adults between the ages of 35 and 64 (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention).

  • 34 percent, by far the highest amount, of alcohol poisoning deaths, occur between the ages of 45 and 54 (CDC).

  • Women between the ages of 45 and 64 drink more than any other age group, according to the Huffington Post.

  • As stated by the National Institute of Aging, drinking is a factor in 50 percent of drownings, 60 percent of falls, and 30 percent of suicides. The risk factor for these issues also increases as we age.

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