How is binge drinking defined? This typically occurs after 4 drinks for women and 5 drinks for men—in about 2 hours. Spring Break sex and drinking seem to be a dangerous combination.
Authorities learned of the assault when police in Troy, Alabama, discovered the video while investigating a shooting. Several men can be seen surrounding an incapacitated woman on a beach chair. The sheriff said he expected investigators will make additional arrests.
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College students who arrange with friends to "get their backs" are less likely to engage in risky spring break behavior, according to a new study. The University of Michigan study, published this month in the Journal of Youth and Adolescencesays about 60 percent of more than college freshmen surveyed reported having an understanding with their friends about using alcohol during spring break. Nearly 24 percent agreed with friends that they would get drunk and 18 percent agreed with friends not to get drunk. More than half the students said they had no understandings with friends about sexual behavior, while about 16 percent said they had agreed with friends to use a condom if they had sex.
Whether you take this as an opportunity to go parasailing, jet skiing, try a new sex position, or maybe some butt stuff, live a little. This is the last break before finals, so live it up. Believe me when I tell you that having sex on the beach is completely overrated.
A new survey by Project Knowan addiction education resource, suggests that high school and college students might be coming back from spring break with more than a few regrets. The website surveyed former high school and college students who had traveled on spring break in the last five years. According to the survey, Cancun, Mexico was the favorite choice for spring break, followed by Miami Beach and Las Vegas.
This time of year, hundreds of thousands of college students flock to the sunny beaches and coastal paradises for what has turned into a right of passage — spring break. From Nevada to Florida and across the U. While some students who participate in spring break may not drink at all, and others may drink in moderation, binge drinking is more common than you might expect, and nearly half of spring break students overconsume alcohol during their trip.
Every March, over 1. The theory runs that these youthful partygoers enjoy this sudden liberated existence in direct response to the constraints of their sheltered and overprotected upbringings. However, it can mean that this outpouring of celebration leads to a more ominous sense of sexual tension and hyper-masculine competitiveness.