Officials Warn Against Binge Drinking This Summer

WTIC - HartfordJuly 1, 2013

As summer kicks into full swing, celebrations, parties and beach outings are all the more common. And most of these events involve alcohol in some way. One doctor reminds us of the dangers of binge drinking, especially among underage drinkers. 6.5% of adults are considered heavy drinkers, and that number is considerably larger among the 18-24 age group, the doctor says.