adults, or nearly 32 million, drink more than twice the number of alcoholic drinks considered binge drinking
on at least one occasion, finds a study published in May in the Journal of Preventive Medicine.
high school students, and from the 2015 YRBS to assess the usual source of alcohol consumed ([dagger]) and binge drinking
Acceptance of alcohol consumption and binge drinking
is an identifiable feature of college culture as alcohol use is often perceived as a rite of passage for college students and is often a response to peer pressure (Ward, Galante, Trivedi & Kahrs, 2015; Yaccarino, 2001).
The college years are a period of heavy alcohol consumption and binge drinking
(1)--when a student consumes five or more drinks in one sitting (Timberlake et al.
Scientists gave a group of adolescent male and female rates amounts of alcohol equivalent to six episodes of binge drinking
In 2010, the amount of young men who were binge drinking
was one in four, while for women it was one in five.
Although rates of heavy drinking and binge drinking
increased between 2005 and 2012, the national rates of drinking remained unchanged, with 56 percent of Americans reporting drinking any alcohol.
effects cause long-term (http://pubs.
Washington, May 16 ( ANI ): A new study by scientists at the University of Massachusetts Medical School has found that a single episode of binge drinking
can have significant negative health effects resulting in bacteria leaking from the gut, leading to increased levels of toxins in the blood.
People have been daring each other on social media to lm themselves binge drinking
alcohol and other substances and then nominating a friend to continue the chain.
in middle age doubles the risk of an early grave, even when the amount drunk is within weekly recommended amounts, new research revealed.
is defined as drinking five or more drinks in a row.