CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report - Too many people die of alcohol poisoning in the US
For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Contact: CDC Media Relations
There is an average of 6 alcohol poisoning deaths every day in the US. Most deaths occur among middle-aged adults. Alcohol poisoning deaths are preventable.
Ileana Arias, Ph.D., CDC Deputy Principal Director
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at Noon ET
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