The Clueless Binge Drinking Brigade

Binge Drinking, let's discuss shall we? What is Binge Drinking? Wikipedia Definition: Binge drinking is the modern epithet for drinking alcoholic beverages with the primary intention of becoming intoxicated by heavy consumption of alcohol over a short period of time. In our 20's there's a group of us ladies out there who found it acceptable to partake in this event on average 2 times a week, let's call them The Clueless Binge Drinking Brigade....more

Take the Screening Guidelines to Your Health Care Professional

Recent surveys show that physicians are not screening for alcohol abuse or alcoholism in the course of their regular patient examinations. Yet, alcohol abuse and addiction are the underlying causes for so many health conditions (ulcers, various cancers, high blood pressure, mental health illnesses), as well as unintentional injuries (motor vehicle crashes, alcohol poisoning, burns, drowning, firearms injuries) and unintentional behaviors (fights, unprotected sex, unwanted sex). Additionally, the screening for alcohol abuse or addiction in a ...more