Extreme Drinking

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Binge Drinking

  • Approximately 40 percent of college freshmen have self reported binge drinking, defined as four+ drinks per occasion for females and five+ drinks for males.

  • A new study reveals that, among males, 20 percent of all freshmen consume 10+ drinks, and eight percent consume 15+ drinks, per occasion.


  • Female students were far less likely than males to drink at such extreme levels.

Binge drinking