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What Makes A Heavy Drinker?

Everyone agrees “moderate drinking” is okay and “heavy drinking” is bad. The only problem is: Who gets to define what’s “moderate”?

June 16, 2015

Colleges Step Up Efforts To Warn Students Of Sex-Abuse, Alcohol ‘Red Zone’

By Kathleen Megan, The Hartford Courant Halee Bazer, a freshman at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn., said she has heard about the wave of sexual assault lawsuits on college campuses and plans to be cautious about parties, never go anywhere alone, and call campus security for escorts if necessary. “Yeah, I’m like very paranoid,” Bazer […]

August 26, 2014

Excessive Drinking Causes 1 In 10 Adult Deaths: U.S.

Washington (AFP) — Excessive alcohol consumption causes one in 10 deaths among U.S. adults, whether because of accidents or medical conditions that arise from long-term drinking, research showed Thursday. Each year, alcohol-related deaths cost the U.S. economy $224 billion, mainly in lost productivity, said a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The […]

June 26, 2014