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Report: Americans Drink The Most During Winter Months

A new report suggests Americans like to drink their Winter Blues away.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2014

Copies of the book "Fifty Shades of Grey" by E. L. James are seen for sale alongside the book's sequels "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Fifty Shades Freed."  (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Researchers: Young Women Who Read ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ More Likely To Be Abused, Binge Drink

The study is one of the first to investigate the relationship between health risks and reading popular fiction depicting violence against women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2014

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CDC: Binge Drinking A Bigger Problem Than Previously Thought

More than 38 million U.S. adults binge drink an average of four times a month and the most drinks they consume on average is eight, according to a new Vital Signs report form the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2012

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Report: Binge Drinking Is Costly To Society

A report out this week says for excessive binge drinking, the cost to society works out to about $2 per drink — beyond what it costs to actually buy the alcohol.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011