Alcohol consumption is blamed for one in 20 deaths around the world.
According to a new report by the World Health Organization, more than three million people died from alcohol consumption in 2016, 28-percent was due to injuries.
That was followed by digestive disorders and cardiovascular disease.
Of those deaths, men made up 75-percent.
This news comes on the heels of competing studies on the health benefits of consuming alcohol.
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Alcohol consumption to blame for 1 in 20 deaths worldwide, study says