Newsclip®: [Health] Surge in girls' alcohol poisoning behind rise in teenage poisonings | Health News | Lifestyle | The Independent

"Alcohol poisoning among girls is helping fuel a rise in poisonings suffered by teenagers, research suggests. Experts analysed GP records and found a 27 per cent rise in poisoning - including accidental, deliberate self-harming and alcohol poisoning - between 1992 and 2012. There were 17,862 cases of poisoning among UK teenagers between 1992 and 2012, the data, published in the journal Injury Prevention, showed.",

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