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New report shows 15 Australians die from alcohol every day – and hundreds more are Hospitalised

Alcohol kills 15 Australians every day, while 430 people are hospitalised, a new report has found.

In the past decade, the number of fatalities linked to alcohol has swelled by 62 per cent.

The Turning Point report, called Alcohol’s Burden of Disease in Australia, shows an increasing number of deaths and disability, along with a larger burden on the health service and social impacts across Australia.

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