Alarming Number of Victorian Children Rushed to Hospital due to Alcohol Abuse

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Source: workinglife.org.au

Alarming statistics have emerged that reveal a staggering 120 Victorian children under the age of 14 have been rushed to hospital in the last 3 years for treatment of alcohol related injuries.

Teenage boozing results in 5 underage people a week being treated for incidents including accidents, self-harm, falls and assaults.

Statistics reveal that boys are more likely to be injured than girls. Click here for more information.

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