Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge.
Study Finds Drinking Habits, Problems Tied To Where You LiveAccording to the report, Washington DC is home to the highest percentage of heavy and binge drinkers in the entire country.
Alcoholism 101The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that about 25% of adults aged 18 and over have excessively consumed alcohol at least once in the past year. It also indicates that alcohol is a factor in about nearly 50,000 deaths annually.
Maryland Releases Survey On College DrinkingAn eye-opening new report reveals drinking is widespread on Maryland college campuses, with almost half of students binge-drinking once a month.
Frostburg State Head Leads Alcohol Awareness GroupFrostburg State University President Jonathan Gibralter is leading a national panel on college alcohol abuse prevention.
New Study Shows Increased Teen Drinking & DruggingDrinking alcohol every day is not a big deal—that’s what nearly half of U.S. teenagers think. A new study shows that alcohol and drug use among teens is heading in the wrong direction.
FSU President Joins Federal Task Force To Curb Binge DrinkingLeading by example. Frostburg State University is getting national attention for its programs that curb binge drinking.
Underage Drinking Is A Growing Concern In Harford CountyUnderage drinking is becoming a bigger problem and a higher priority in Harford County.