Friday, July 1, 2022

Drinking

Every week of lockdown increases binge drinking, study

Study participants who regularly drank at harmful levels shown to consume six drinks per session, compared to two alcoholic beverages for those less regular binge drinkers.

Why men live shorter lives than women?

On average, women live longer than men. 57% of all those ages 65 and older are female. By age 85, 67% are women. The...

What’s driving more women to drink?

White women and women with more education and financial means have much higher rates of alcohol consumption.

Study highlights the relation between parent’s lenient attitude and children’s alcohol use

Alcohol use is not only an adult problem. Millions of adolescents drink alcohol. Many binge drink, having five or more drinks at a time. Exposure...

College men at bars, parties are more likely to be sexually aggressive

According to a new study by scientists at Washington State University, college men’s alcohol consumption is positively associated with sexual aggression perpetration. The reason...

Is alcohol consumption more helpful than harmful?

People drink to socialize, celebrate, and relax. Alcohol often has a strong effect on people – and throughout history, we’ve struggled to understand and...

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