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The Mail On Binge Drinking

August 14th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Source: http://www.abc.net.au

Apparently the pattern of binge drinking in adult life starts with teenage drinking in the home. Really.
According to a Deakin University study, the practice of allowing your children to have an alcoholic drink at home can result in them drinking an increased amount when they’re out with friends. The study suggests that it just [...]

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Video Referee

March 25th, 2009 · No Comments

The first video is Drink Wise, currently advertised on Australian television. The second is the Binge Drinking campaign running in New Zealand.
At my son’s school, teenagers are being asked to compare and contrast the two to gain a better understanding of their likely success in reducing binge drinking by kids like them.
I’m a huge [...]

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