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Binge Drinking Puts Women at Risk

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Binge Drinking Puts Women at Risk

By FOX 47 News. CREATED Jan 9, 2013

Binge drinking isn't often recognized as a women's health problem, but the CDC says otherwise. Their study shows nearly 14-million women in the U.S. binge drink.  Which is considered four drinks in a two hour span, three times a month, and most drink six drinks per binge. It puts women at a higher risk for sevearl health problems, including breast cancer, STD's and heart disease. Binge drinking is most common for women between ages 18-34, causing around 23-thousand deaths each year.