Study Reports an Increase in Binge Drinking Among Young People

womanBinge drinking is the practice of consuming large amounts of alcohol in a single sitting.   A man drinking five or more drinks at a sitting, or a woman drinking four or more drinks at a sitting is regarded as binge drinking.  According to the Foundation for a Drug-Free World, around 90% of the alcohol consumed by U.S. youth under 21-years of age is consumed in the form of binge drinks. Continue reading

Studies Show One in Four Kids Exposed to Drinking

drinkingA large part of keeping your children healthy and happy is keeping them safe from harmful influences. You don’t let your kids run out into a busy street, and you don’t let them touch a burning hot stove. In the same vein, you shouldn’t allow your children to be exposed to heavy drinking. Continue reading