Medical Daily, May 17, 2013
"On a weekly basis, more college women than men exceed the drinking recommendations from the National Institutes of Health, according to a Harvard study conducted at three New England universities.
The study found that 64 percent of women in college exceed weekly guidelines for alcohol consumption.
The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) recommends that, on average, women drink no more than three drinks per day or seven drinks per week in order to keep a clean bill of health. The "beverage ceiling" for men is less stringent and is set at four drinks per day and 14 drinks per week." Read More