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  • young adult
  • New research, conducted at the University of Montreal in Canada, finds that binge drinking as a young adult might lay the foundation for hypertension later in life. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The research indicates that, even in an otherwise healthy young adult, binge drinking can cause immediate changes in circulation that could increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disease years down the road. (healthcentral.com)
  • Binge drinking has been synonymous with typical young adult college culture for decades. (bartleby.com)
  • crashes
  • Drinking too much contributes to over 54 different injuries and diseases, including car crashes, violence, and sexually-transmitted diseases. (cdc.gov)
  • There are known safety risks associated with such drinking, such as car crashes and injuries. (redorbit.com)
  • The harms that are associated with binge drinking like motor vehicle crashes and anything that requires skill or competency or decision making, judgment--all of that is affected," said Mary Haag, CEO of the Coalition for a Drug-Free Greater Cincinnati. (wvxu.org)
  • liver
  • Binge drinking can contribute to many health disorders, including cancer, liver, pancreatic and cardiovascular diseases, as well as to a variety of gastrointestinal problems, neurological disorders and reproductive system disorders. (childtrends.org)
  • Binge drinking may result in Heart, liver, stomach and brain damage. (treatment4addiction.com)
  • We also know that binge drinking, over time, can cause irreparable damage to the liver and other organs. (redorbit.com)
  • Previous studies have linked increased gut permeability to chronic alcohol use, and greater gut permeability with increased endotoxin levels have been found to correlate to make health issues associated with chronic drinking, including alcoholic liver disease. (redorbit.com)
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • If we hope to find ways to prevent or treat these disorders, it's critical that we understand not only the social and environmental factors that contribute to early binge drinking, but also the changes that occur in the brain that lead to alcohol addiction. (news-medical.net)
  • outcomes
  • While these forces might be less evident today than in 1930s Bolton, their legacy remains - enshrined, for example in the complexity of current licensing laws, negative expectations regarding the outcomes of drinking and in the tendency towards 'disinhibited' drinking behaviours. (sirc.org)
  • The 2012 Hamilton County national Outcomes Measure Survey shows almost 69 percent of 18-25 year olds had at least one binge drinking episode in the past 30 days. (wvxu.org)
  • intoxication
  • When binge drinking was characterized by intoxication, a hangover the following day, and/or passing out, it was found that participants commonly struggled with depression within five years. (dualdiagnosis.org)
  • percent
  • A US-based review of the literature found that up to one-third of adolescents binge-drink, with six percent reaching the threshold of having an alcohol-related substance use disorder . (wikipedia.org)
  • Males who drink more than 35 units of alcohol per week report being physically hurt as a result of alcohol, and 15 percent report physically hurting others as a result of their drinking. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three observers independently estimate that at least 25 percent of the crowd are drunk. (sirc.org)
  • The proportion of 12th-graders who reported binge drinking peaked in the early 1980s at 41 percent, before falling sharply through the rest of the 1980s and early 1990s, except for a small increase between 1985 and 1987. (childtrends.org)
  • Between 2000 and 2015, the proportion of students in grades eight, ten, and twelve who reported binge drinking declined by 58, 52, and 42 percent, respectively. (childtrends.org)
  • In 2015, 17 percent of twelfth-graders reported binge drinking, compared with 11 percent of tenth-graders, and 5 percent of eighth-graders. (childtrends.org)
  • However, by twelfth grade, boys are more likely than girls to have five or more drinks on one occasion (19 and 15 percent, respectively, in 2015). (childtrends.org)
  • For instance, in 2015, 10 percent of tenth-graders who planned to complete four years of college reported binge drinking, compared with 18 percent who had no such plans. (childtrends.org)
  • According to a 2005 study by the Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, about 90 percent of the alcohol consumed by youths under age 21 in the United States is in the form of binge drinks. (pressherald.com)
  • Among all states and Washington D.C., almost half had a rating of less than 50 percent of the maximum possible score in any particular year from 2000-2010, and states in the bottom quartile of policy strength had binge drinking rates that were 33% higher than those in the top quartile. (redorbit.com)
  • In the past decade the statistics of binge drinking on college campuses have increased by almost 20 percent. (treatment4addiction.com)
  • In 2009, 43 percent of Frostburg students reported to a national survey that they had binge drank in the previous two weeks - down from 59 percent in 1997. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Of women who'd ever consumed 10 or more drinks in a sitting since starting college, 59 percent were sexually victimized by the end of their first semester. (medindia.net)
  • Of those participants, 34 percent of men and 24 percent of women reported consuming 21 drinks or more. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Wisconsin taxpayers pay for more than 40 percent of the yearly $6.8 billion burden that binge drinking costs the state, a report said. (washingtonexaminer.com)
  • The report showed that at 25.6 percent, the state has the highest drinking rate in the nation by almost 30 percent, the Sentinel reported. (washingtonexaminer.com)
  • Nearly 80 percent of them did not believe that they indulged in binge drinking during, especially during the holiday period. (medindia.net)
  • The Coalition for a Drug-Free Greater Cincinnati 2014 Student Drug Use Survey, taken by 56,708 seventh through twelfth grade students from seven counties in the tri-state region, showed about 9 percent reported binge drinking in the past 30 days. (wvxu.org)
  • risks associated
  • Professor Kapil Sayal from the University of Nottingham, the report's main author, said: "Women who are pregnant or who are planning to become pregnant should be aware of the possible risks associated with episodes of heavier drinking during pregnancy, even if this only occurs on an occasional basis. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • disorders
  • No matter how or why binge drinking and depression occur, if they coexist in the same person, a dual diagnosis treatment program can effectively address both disorders at the same time and help you or your loved one begin a new life in recovery. (dualdiagnosis.org)
  • Centers
  • A recent survey by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests that one in 13 women regularly (as in, at least once a month) drink alcohol during pregnancy, with one of those five binge drinking (as in, downing more than four drinks in a single sitting). (yummymummyclub.ca)
  • times
  • A new study published in the Journal of Applied Psychology finds that college graduates who binge drink multiple times per month are less likely to be hired. (consumeraffairs.com)
  • Twelfth-graders are nearly four times as likely to report heavy drinking as eighth-graders. (childtrends.org)
  • If men with high blood pressure have 12 drinks or more at one time, their risk is nearly five times higher, the study found. (cnn.com)
  • pregnancy
  • Binge drinking during pregnancy can increase the risk of mental health problems - particularly hyperactivity and inattention - in children aged 11 and can have a negative effect on their school examination results, according to new research. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • In this research, binge drinking was defined as drinking four or more units of alcohol in a day on at least one occasion during the pregnancy. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • The women were asked about their drinking pattern at both 18 and 32 weeks of pregnancy and again when their child was aged five. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • One in four mothers reported a pattern of binge drinking at least once during pregnancy and more than half of these said they had done so once or twice in the month prior to being asked. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • The majority who reported binge drinking when asked at 18 weeks, also reported this when asked again at 32 weeks, suggesting that the pattern might have persisted during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy although this cannot be known for sure. (bristol.ac.uk)
  • The information was collected in 1991-1992 when attitudes towards drinking in pregnancy may have been different in the UK. (bristol.ac.uk)