Alcohol - A Disease?
If alcoholism is a disease then it is the only disease that
bullet is sold in bottles
bullet is advertised in newspapers, magazines, radios and television
bullet is contracted by the will of man
bullet has licensed outlets to spread it
bullet produces revenue for the government
bullet brings violent deaths on the highways
bullet has no germs or viral cause
bullet propels one's health to self-destruction
bullet destroys family life and increases crime.
Intoxication is the most common cause of alcohol-related problems, leading to injuries and premature deaths. As a result, intoxication accounts for two-thirds of the years of life lost from drinking. Alcohol is responsible for:
THIRTY % of road accidents
FORTY FOUR % of fire injuries
THIRTY FOUR% of falls and drownings
SIXTEEN% of child abuse cases
TWELVE% of suicides
TEN% of industrial accidents
As well as deaths, short-term effects of alcohol result in illness and loss of work productivity (e.g. hangovers, drink driving offences). In addition, alcohol contributes to ...more
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