UF: Study links getting drunk at early age to increased risk of premature death

UF: Study links getting drunk at early age to increased risk of premature death

UF: Study links getting drunk at early age to increased risk of premature death

People who first became intoxicated as young teens have a greater risk of dying prematurely than those who first became drunk later in adolescence or not at all, according to a study led by University of Florida researchers. The findings appear online ahead of print in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

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