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Binge drinking increasing in Switzerland

National News // Nov. 25, 2019

We’re drinking less and less – but when we do, we go for it.

Pixabay Binge drinking increasing in Switzerland

A study by the pressure group Addiction Switzerland shows binge drinking is climbing.

The group believes work pressure is to blame. The days of boozy lunches are over, which possibly means come the weekend we let our hair down.

Binge drinking is defined as more 5 beers for men or 4 for women.

On the whole though, Switzerland is middling for alcohol consumption in Europe.

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