Alcohol Use Among Post Secondary Students

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Information about Alcohol Use Among Post Secondary Students

Published on September 28, 2015

Author: HSN_Sudbury

Source: slideshare.net

1. Emong Post Secondary Students A deeper understanding of the risks associated with alcohol consumption in post secondary institutions Anyone under the cige of 25 should not exceed the limits in the guidelines below— there is on increosed risk physicolly, mentolly cind psychologically os the brain has not fully developed and the body’s copcicity to breok down olcohol is not thot of on odult obove the oge of 25. O W 15 Moles should limit alcohol use to no more than 3 DRINKS PER DAY & WEEKLY no more than I5 DRINKS PER WEEK O WW Females should limit alcohol use to E E no more than 2 DRINKS PER DAY 8. iii WEEKLY no more than I0 DRINKS PER WEEK A survey conducted at the three local post secondary institutions in 2013-2014 showed: _Students who live _in esidence ore more Iikel *0 exeeeel de"Y of on students ond weekly limits tho exceeded those who live . off-residence dG'| liI; nl-il, ?SADG of the students reported Ofstvdents heel 0 consuming olcohol neutral or fovoroble opinion toword In Ihe DCISI I2 Increcising the number of alcohol months ducotion program on compus Effects of Alcohol Use ‘ " Sudbury&Dis1rict Health Sciences North V Healthumt Horizon Santé—Nord Service de santé publique

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