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Binge Drinking

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Keller @ Large: Binge-Drinking Storm Batters Bay State

We’re used to the fact that pre-game binge-drinking appears to be a must among hard-partying segments of the population.

07/29/2014

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Study: Teens Who Like Songs With Alcohol References More Likely To Binge Drink

Teenagers and young adults who like, own and can correctly identify music referencing alcohol by brand name are much more likely to binge drink, a study from New Hampshire’s Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center suggests.

04/10/2014

Last Call For Last Call?

Officials fear that the “last call” alert may cause last minute binge drinking.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/25/2012

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Study: College Students Seek More Help For Alcohol Than Drugs

It’s not shocking to hear that drinking among college students is a problem. But, a new report reveals some eye-opening numbers on the seriousness of the crisis.

02/07/2012

Bruins captain Zdeno Chara drinks from a very rare 30 liter bottle of Ace of Spades “Midas” champagne. (Photo courtesy: Elevate Communications)

Keller @ Large: Edit Out The Binge Drinking

We had a chance to do the Bruins, and ourselves, a favor by turning the cameras aside and omitting certain details, and we blew it.

06/22/2011

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Doctors Reveal Best Remedy For Hangovers

An extra glass of wine or one more beer, and you can pay for it in the morning with a splitting headache. But now, researchers say they have found the best way to avoid that “morning after” feeling.

02/14/2011

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Carver Police Say “Tragedy” Averted After Teenage Binge Drinking

Carver Police want to get the word out about some recent troubling teenage drinking, after a 14-year-old was found unresponsive after ingesting an almost fatal amount of alcohol.

01/07/2011