Latest Binge drinking Stories

2009-07-17 18:47:38

Conventional wisdom says binge drinking on college campuses is prevalent, but there's been no significant upward trend in campus alcohol, U.S. researchers say.

2009-07-08 10:59:30

Giving students personalized feedback on their drinking behavior and how it compares to social norms might help to reduce alcohol misuse, according to a Cochrane Systematic Review.

2009-07-06 23:48:57

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2009-06-26 20:14:16

Binge drinking -- six or more alcoholic drinks at one occasion at lease once a week -- is linked with stroke in South Korean men, researchers said.

2009-06-25 15:48:01

Frequent binge drinking may dramatically increase the risk of hemorrhagic stroke, according to a South Korean study published in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association.

2009-06-22 16:09:12

New research from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has found substantial reductions in binge drinking since the national drinking age was set at 21 two decades ago, with one exception

2009-06-20 07:15:00

The number of US Army soldiers enrolled in treatment programs for alcohol dependency and damaging behaviors such as binge drinking has nearly doubled since 2003.

2009-06-19 14:42:32

A US study showed on Thursday that teenagers who live with alcoholic fathers, or even dads who drink in moderation, are more likely to have used drugs or had drinks themselves in the past year.

2009-06-17 09:27:27

Going to bars, fraternity parties, and finding fake ID's are what some consider part of the college experience. But a new study shows the dangerous social activities contribute to rising numbers of accidental deaths among university students across the nation.

2009-06-15 07:48:52

Programs that bring colleges and their surrounding neighborhoods together may help reduce off-campus drinking problems, a new study suggests.

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