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The dangerous, growing trend of binge drinking
 

The dangerous, growing trend of binge drinking

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The Department of Health surveyed around 70,000 primary and secondary students, discovering 3.4% of primary four students and 12.1% of secondary six students had at least one experience of binge drinking, while 1.2% and 2% of them continued to do so at least once a month, respectively.
 
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27 Dec 2016 - General
 
That is true that since its Christmas season and new year is fast approaching, we are more into social events almost everyday along with it drinking alcohols. Parties are everywhere and living in the Philippines, the celebration does not only stop to...
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eugen dumkopf MIMS is a complete healthcare website domain here we can able to discuss any health issues, concerns, news etc. MIMS community is not only with doctors but also consists of al...
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Excessive consumption of alcohol, especially binge drinking will lead to detrimental effect to the body. As Mark Edmon Tan has pointed out, it can lead to acute alcohol hepatitis, which is...
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Like what Jemelyn Mae Sodusta mentioned, binge drinking is a societal problem. At present, a lot of teens are getting into this habit, perhaps as a result of peer influence. Unfortunately,...
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This is one of the real problem our society faces. I have seen plenty of young people / teenagers who are into these activity. Because of its trend, to be part of what is new, or wanted to be part of the group, or to be in with what is cool, can real...
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Binge drinking can cause fulminant hepatitis. The general public should be aware of this especially during the holidays. Younger persons would feel pressured to prove that they can handle high volume of alcohol during social gatherings. I think this ...
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Drinking socially and in reasonable amount are okay but going beyond the limit is not. Call me idealistic but I always thought that binge drinking is normally among teenagers/early twenties and as they grow older, they become more mature and choose t...
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Jennifer Winter Chih Chiang Nieh It is bad to see drugs, alcohol and other causing serious concerns on health care. Knowingly a...
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The trend of binge drinking is getting widespread these days. Parties, social gatherings, festivals and many times even weekends are the events at which binge drinking mostly occurs. Nevertheless, it is quite harmful for the health. Drinking large am...
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Alcohol tends to be the underestimated drug. Sure we can drink socially which means we drink for special occasions, but when it becomes regular it has a long stream of problems connected to it. It makes sense that when you start young you may later g...
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Alcohol is easily accessible even to underage individuals. Their friends often help them to procure alcohol, or if they look mature enough, they are allowed into clubs and bars even without verification. It is not very shocking that a number of them ...
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Binge drinking is consumption of large amount of alcohol in a short period of time. A 54-year-old man was certified dead in December after drinking alcohol at a bar in Tsim Sha Tsui – the second death due to alcohol in the month. More parties and soc...
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