According to the World Health Organization, physical inactivity cases 3.2 million deaths a year (http://www.who.int/dietphysicalactivity/factsheet_inactivity/en/). Alcohol, meanwhile, resulted in 3.3 million. So, while both are important public health areas, alcohol mortality is higher. http://www.who.int/substance_abuse/publications/global_alcohol_report/en/
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I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, with a background in addiction counseling living in Madison, Wisconsin. I created this blog to raise awareness about drinking culture, alcohol outlet density, alcohol policy, alcohol dependence and risks.