The Disturbing Health Trend Plaguing College Women | BrainCharm

To feel the alcohol more quickly, or to avoid the extra pounds frequently attributed to alcohol, many people deliberately choose to consume drinks on an empty stomach. This can include skipping meals, forced vomiting, taking laxatives…anything to rid the body of food.Studies on the advent of this new trend are becoming more prevalent. “The effect is very well known and has been discussed and observed by many experts,” Dr. Petros Levounis, chair of the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School’s psychiatry department, told CBS News.Unfortunately, research has found that more and more students are participating in this movement.

Source: The Disturbing Health Trend Plaguing College Women | BrainCharm

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