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    Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Alcohol use led to approximately 88,000 annual fatalities from 2006 to 2010, and cut those victims' lives short by 30 years. Both the short- and long-term health effects associated with drinking alcohol, such as breast cancer, liver disease, and heart disease, and violence, alcohol poisoning and motor vehicle crashes, are what ultimately led to these deaths.


    What's more, about 70 percent of these cases involved working-age adults, mostly males. And about five percent of the deaths involved people under age 21.

    "Excessive alcohol use is a leading cause of preventable death that kills many Americans in the prime of their lives," Ursula E. Bauer, director of CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, said in a press release.
    http://www.natureworldnews.com/artic...-10-deaths.htm


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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Prohibition 2.0. I'm in.


    Last edited by Doc; 06-29-2014 at 12:52 AM.

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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Heroin is better



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Lack of alcohol use is to blame in 9 out of 10 people that are absolutely insufferable.



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Quote Originally Posted by Doc View Post
    Prohibition 2.0. I'm in.
    Lol no.



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    I feel like someone should email somebody of importance of this. Pollard?



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    All things in moderation.



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    This country has an alcohol problem.

    It's sad how acceptable it is in our society to get hammered and do dumb things.



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Quote Originally Posted by Doc View Post
    Prohibition 2.0. I'm in.
    Prohibition isn't going to come back. I do have a feeling that in 20-30 years alcohol use might have a stigma change much like the stigma shift on smoking from the 60s to 90s.


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    To Alcohol! The cause of... and solution to... all of life's problems.







    All truisms are false. All of them.

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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    "Alcohol, the cause of and solution to all of life's problems."
    -Homer Simpson


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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Quote Originally Posted by cyson View Post
    All things in moderation.
    Including Moderation I suppose.......



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Quote Originally Posted by CYclist View Post
    Including Moderation I suppose.......
    It's too soon to tell


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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Elaine: "So, you're saying that 90 - 95% of the population is undateable"?
    Jerry: "UNDATEABLE!"
    Elaine: "Then how are all these people getting together"?
    Jerry: "Alcohol"?



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    Re: Excessive Alcohol to Blame for 1 in 10 Deaths

    Or don't do anything hAlf assed, my old man covered all the bases.



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