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If you are drinking on New Year’s Eve, watch your step

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Most New Year’s Eve revelers know it’s dangerous to drink and drive, but now there’s new evidence that it’s also dangerous to drink and walk.

A trauma surgeon at Loyola University Health System in Maywood released data this month that shows that nearly a third of the people who agreed to have their blood-alcohol content checked after being hit by a car while they were walking had alcohol in their systems.

Read more at the Chicago Tribune.

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