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Young People In Clubs Drinking Twice As Much As others

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#1 Nov 19, 2013
Young people in clubs drinking twice as much as others
The results are in line with other studies in the Netherlands, France, Brazil and Australia.© think stock.
Young people taking part in sport, drink twice as much as their peers who are not in a sports club. Especially peer pressure and the example of the parents on the sidelines are the basis. That decisions The Newspaper and The Standard figures from children gastroenterologist Thierry Diverter (UZ Brussels).
The results come from a thesis that focuses on alcohol use among young people between twelve and eighteen. Who is in a sports club, drinking according to the figures twice as much as their peers. At eighteen year old boys can be up to 28 drinks per week. From eighteen prove less competitive athletes to drink, because they seriously become involved.
Their sport Girls drinks less, but also in those shows Impact of the club’s results are in line with other studies in the Netherlands, France, Brazil and Australia.
Diverter sees several reasons: to get away from individual pressure as comments from the coach or anxiety, as well as peer pressure and the example of parents on the sidelines. In addition, alcohol is closely linked to sport and his role models, says the still That the Red Devils with their face on a can of Jupiter stand proves that.
Diverter suggests the problem by not selling alcohol in the canteen when youth work and sports. Anymore
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