Kids Of ‘Highly Educated’ Parents Are At High Risk Of Binge Drinking


By Darwin Malicdem

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Parents and the government have been trying to battle the opioid crisis and vaping epidemic across the U.S. These issues put many young Americans at risk of health problems, ranging from mild to serious conditions. But there is another major issue that is getting less attention.

Binge drinking is now affecting more high school and college students in the country. High exposure to alcohol also contributes to other issues, including sexual assault.

CBSN Originals new documentary, “Drinking Culture: American Kids and the Danger of Being Cool,” explores how binge drinking affects young Americans. It highlights the impact of economic privilege on teens and how…click here to continue reading