Alcohol-related deaths in the US double since 1999

Deaths from alcohol related disease in the US doubled from 35,914 cases in 1999 to 72,558 in 2017. Around a third of cases in 2017 were attributed to alcohol-related liver disease. The biggest increase was among people aged between 25 and 34.

Sources: https://www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/alcohol-related-deaths-on-the-rise

https://www.apa.org/monitor/2020/04/numbers-alcohol-deaths