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REPORT: US: Death Rate From Alcohol Disorders Nearly Triples Since 1980

Novel study examines mortality in over 3,100 US counties, revealing substantial geographic differences among many causes of death. The death rate from alcohol, other drugs, and mental disorders nearly triples since 1980More than 2,000 US counties witnessed increases of 200% or more in the death rates related to use of harmful substances and mental disorders since 1980…

NEWS: USA: Alcohol, Other Drugs Death Rate Triples

United States: Death rate from alcohol, other drugs, and mental disorders nearly triples since 1980
More than 2,000 US counties witnessed increases of 200% or more in the death rates related to use of harmful substances and mental disorders since, according to a new scientific study…