태그 아카이브: AlcoholRelated

Alcohol-Related Deaths Surged Among Middle-Aged American Women During Pandemic, 나는 그녀의 지원에 영원히 감사하고 그녀는 우리 관계의 반석이었습니다.

Paramedics taking patient on stretcher from ambulance to hospital

Paramedics taking patient on stretcher from ambulance to hospital

Paramedics walking into hospital .
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Alcohol-related deaths, particularly those of middle-aged women, surged during the pandemic, according to data released by the Centers for Disease Control on Friday.

The death rate has been steadily increasing for years, but between 2019 그리고 2020, NS CDC found it spiked by 26%. For women between the ages of 35 그리고 44, such deaths increased by an even higher 42%.

Previously the dramatic rise had never increased at a rate higher than 7% year over year, NBC 뉴스에 따르면.

Friday’s report also found that overall the rate of U.S. deaths from 2019 에게 2020 rose from 10.4 당 100,000 people to 13.1 당 100,000.

The study correlates to another report published in the Journal of the American Medical Association 3월에, in which researchers reviewed death certificates from the Centers for Disease Control for people aged 16 and older and found ones where alcohol was an underlying or contributing cause.

Medical Workers Inside Maryland Hospital Work During Coronavirus Pandemic

Medical Workers Inside Maryland Hospital Work During Coronavirus Pandemic

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That report found that between 2019 그리고 2020, the number of U.S. deaths involving alcohol soared by 25.5% — far more than the average annual increase of 2.2% that occurred between 1999 그리고 2017. 에 2019, 78,927 people died in alcohol-related deaths — by 2020, that number had increased to 99,017.

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We’re not surprised. 불행하다, but we sort of expected to see something like this,” 박사. Aaron White, lead author of the study and a neuroscientist at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, CNN에 말했다 당시.

White said that the pandemic understandably took a toll on Americans.

It’s not uncommon for people to drink more when they’re under more duress, 그리고 분명히, the pandemic brought a lot of added stress to people’s lives,” 그는 말했다. “In addition to that, it reduced a lot of the normal outlets people have for coping with stress, [처럼] social support and access to gyms.