Alcohol Kills More Than 3 Million People a Year in the World

a man passing out from alcohol

This Friday the World Health Organization (WHO) published a report in which it indicates that in 2016 one of every 20 deaths in the world was due to alcohol consumption. The most affected are men.

The World Health Organization (WHO) published on Friday a report on deaths caused by alcohol consumption in the world. The director general of the organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, explained that people suffer the consequences of the harmful use of alcohol, such as problems of violence, mental health and triggers diseases such as cancer and strokes.

How the Electronic Cigarettes Industry is Creating new Addicts

e cigarettes creating new addicts

They disguise themselves as a healthy option within the “harm reduction” strategy that the tobacco industry has already started with light cigarettes. They are also sold as an alternative to quit smoking for those who are already trapped by smoking. But the data demonstrate something else: electronic cigarettes, vapeadores and their latest generation versions -pod mods and smokeless tobacco- “are being used to attract new potential smokers among young people and adolescents.”