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Wednesday, December 23, 2009
Who says substance abuse prevention doesn't work?
The number of DWI fatalities in 1982 = 21,113
The number of DWI fatalities in 2008 = 11,773
Who says prevention doesn't work?
44% positive change in 26 years. Tens of thousands of lives saved.