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Hangovers from Hell
Binge drinking, pub crawls, chugging, extreme drinking… terms used by adolescents to describe a dangerous phenomenon: absorbing a maxiumum of alcohol in a minimum of time. In France, ever younger males and females alike are indulging in excessive social drinking, despite the risks they are running.
The result: the number of alcohol-induced comas increased by 50 percent between 2002 and 2008 among the under-15 age group. Addiction is spiraling, and it's not uncommon to see youngsters attending school in a drunken state.