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Binge Drinking in Adolescence Causes Lasting Changes in Emotional Center of Brain

Medically Reviewed Article from Medical News


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According to Medical News, "Binge drinking in adolescence has been shown to have lasting effects on the wiring of the brain and is associated with increased risk for psychological problems and alcohol use disorder later in life."

This article looks at how the brain's amygdala (emotional center) is affected by binge drinking.