Record fall in American teenagers who drink alcoholby Angelica Basile - 2017.05.24
Record fall in the number of American teenagers who consume alcohol. In 2015, 38.2% of teenagers stated that they consumed at least one drink a month, compared to 50% in 1991. However, the good news does not end here, according to the latest report published by the Centre of Disease Control. In the last thirty years, in fact, the number of binge drinkers (those who drink solely to get drunk) have dropped from 31.5% to 17.7%. A decidedly positive trend that the American experts believe is the result of an effective awareness and prevention campaign, promoted and launched particularly in schools.
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