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Mayo Clinic: Hospitalization of US Underage Drinkers Common, Costs $755 Million a Year

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Hospitalization for underage drinking is common in the United States, and it comes with a price tag — the estimated total cost for these hospitalizations is about $755 million per year, a Mayo Clinic study has found. Researchers also found geographic and demographic differences in the incidence [...]

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Costs of Underage Drinking

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Terry Schneekloth addresses findings of a recent study that looked into the costs of medical care associated with underage drinking. To listen, click the link below. Cost of Underage Drinking  

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Underage Drinking; Who's Doing It?

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Terry Schneekloth provides a look into his study which examined underage drinking. To listen, click the link below. Underage Drinking Who's Doing It

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High Cost of Underage Drinking

A recent University of Michigan study reveals 'extreme' binge drinking might be more common among teens than some experts thought. Meanwhile, a Mayo Clinic study published last year in Journal of Adolescent Health shows hospitalization for underage drinking comes with a price tag. The estimated total cost is about $755 million per year. The Mayo study also revealed geographic [...]

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Adding Up The High Cost of Underage Drinking

Hospitalization for underage drinking is common in the United States, and it comes with a price tag — the estimated total cost for these hospitalizations is about $755 million per year.  Researchers at Mayo Clinic also found geographic and demographic differences in the incidence of alcohol-related hospital admissions. The findings [...]

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