Researchers found that 20.2 percent of high school seniors reported binge drinking over the past two weeks.
Anti-homophobia programs in schools may help reduce binge drinking for all students, a new study suggests.
If you're having problems falling asleep, doctors say you should lay off the bottle.
The symptoms as early as a person's twenties could be an advanced warning of a condition like atherosclerosis, or the hardening of the blood vessels, or blood vessel damage.
The NHS defines binge drinking as drinking heavily in a short period of time in order to get drunk or to feel the effects of alcohol. During binge drinking, people tend to take large amounts of alcohol but the exact amount of alcohol taken in order to define the session as binge drinking is not clearly defined.
Memories of adolescence don't fade away. Even incidents and events we encounter during our teenage impact our personality and define who we turn into as adults. But then it seems it is not just the events we encounter, but even the beverages we take during adolescence that stay with us for a lifetime. According to a new study, misusing and over-indulgence in alcohol in young people causes significant changes in their brain function and structure.
A new study suggests that binge drinking, a trend more commonly practiced by Young people these days could not only damage the brain within months, it could also turn social drinkers into alcohol abusers.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.