Alcohol-Related Deaths Spiked During First Year of Pandemic: Study

Alcohol-Associated Deaths Spiked Throughout First Yr of Pandemic: Examine

March 22, 2022 — The number of Americans who died from alcohol-related causes increased dramatically during the first year of the pandemic, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.Alcohol-related deaths rose above 99,000 in 2020 — a 25% increase from the nearly 79,000 deaths documented in 2019. That…