When college-aged adults binge drink it may hinder the function of their
blood vessels, a small new study finds, possibly setting the stage for later
More than half of college-student drinkers engage in regular binge-drinking
episodes, according to study background information. A binge-drinking episode is
generally defined as consuming more than four to five alcoholic drinks in a
Young and old affected
To learn more about alcohol's effect on the body, visit the US
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.