The definition of binge drinking in the United States is the consumption of five or
more drinks in a row by men – or four or more drinks in a row by women – at least
once in the previous two weeks. Surprised? Find out more.
Alcoholism causes anguish not only for the person who drinks, but for everyone who
is involved with that person. But there are things you can do to help cope with the
problems alcoholism creates in families.