Tag Archives: Binge Drinking

The 5 Types of Problem Alcohol Drinkers

According to new research from Penn State University, there isn’t just one type of problem drinker. In fact  there are as many as 5 distinct types of problem drinker profiles. Researchers found that disordered drinking can vary from person to person. For one drinker, problem drinking may involve falling over and getting themselves in dangerous […]

More Women Dying from Alcohol then Before

A new report from the University of Washington claims that alcohol kills more people annually than overdoses, and statistics shows this is on the rise. The study claims that alcohol was responsible for 2.8 million deaths in 2016 through related diseases like cancer, liver disease, pancreatitis, injury and suicide. Between 2007 and 2017, the number […]

People in Cold Climates Drink More Alcohol

According to research out of the United States, people living in cold climates with less sunlight are more likely to drink heavily. Researchers discovered a link between average temperature and hours of sunlight and alcohol consumption. They examined data from 193 countries, discovering evidence that climate contributed to more binge drinking and liver disease. An […]

Researchers Say Cold Climate Residents Drink More

According to research out of the United States, people in cold climates with less sunlight are more likely to drink heavily. Researchers have found a link between average temperature and hours of sunlight and alcohol consumption.They examined data from 193 countries, leading to evidence that climate contributed to a higher incidence of binge drinking and […]

Young Americans Destroying Their Livers due to Binge Drinking

According to a new study, an increasing number of young people in America are dying from liver disease. Researchers found that both men and women were binge drinking to the extent that liver disease is rapidly increasing in the country. Mortality due to cirrhosis and liver cancer in the United States, 1999-2016: observational study” was […]

Does Alcohol Affect Heart Rhythm

Here’s even more reason to avoid binge drinking, it can lead to abnormal heart rhythms, according to a study. Researchers in Germany based their findings on more than 3000 drinkers attending Munich’s famous Oktoberfest. In many people, acute alcohol consumption may actually lead to cardiac arrhythmias which can lead to atrial fibrillation which  is also […]

Why Does Alcohol Make You Hungry

New research has discovered why we wake up so hungry after a night of heavy drinking. Researchers have discovered an underlying neurological link between binge drinking and binge eating. During the study, lab mice ate more food on days that they were also given alcohol, something we use to chalk up to simple lack of […]