Jake Wheatcroft, 16, passes away on New Year's Day after consuming entire bottle of strong spirits while fellow revellers mocked his condition rather than contacting emergency services. The family of a year-old boy who died after drinking a bottle of vodka have blasted his friends — who took pictures of him as he lay dying instead of dialling An inquest heard his friends drew obscene pictures on his face, hit him with a tea towel and poured water on his crotch before taking photographs of him as he lay unconscious.
You may have thought binge drinking in college was all fun and games, but it's important to be aware of what can happen when it takes a turn for the worst. When you're new to university life and get suckered in by peer pressure, you might not realize the dangers of binge drinking. But it's important to be wary—not only can binge drinking be bad for your health, but it can even lead to death.
Renewed calls for a drastic law change have surfaced following the alcohol related death of school girl Bayli Elliot who died over the long weekend. ONE News understands Bayli had been drinking at a party and was later found unconscious but by the time St John Ambulance got there it was too late to save her. Her friends have flooded Facebook with messages of grief and love and the school is organising counselling for those upset by her death.
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Alcohol poisoning is a serious — and sometimes deadly — consequence of drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period of time. Drinking too much too quickly can affect your breathing, heart rate, body temperature and gag reflex and potentially lead to a coma and death. Alcohol poisoning can also occur when adults or children accidentally or intentionally drink household products that contain alcohol.
Kenneka was at a party at the hotel where liquor was available. Documents released last week by Rosemont police show that Kenneka had drunk heavily at the party before she wandered away from a hallway and ended up in an unused kitchen on another floor. Her friends told police they saw Kenneka drink cognac.
A slumber party turned tragic when the parents of year-old Takeimi Rao found their daughter dead after drinking soda mixed with vodka with three friends on Saturday night. Officials said that Takeimi's mother, Aleae Pennette, took the girls out for burgers for dinner on Saturday. But in the morning, Takeimi of Santa Rosa, Calif.
The twist is two of the men charged with providing alcohol to a minor are not even old enough to drink. Seminole police Chief Bernie Kraft says be aware if you are going to throw a party at your house you can be held responsible for anything that happens. The 18 year old went up to Seagraves to pick it up and brought it back to his place.
The Maryland high school student who was found dead in a wooded area in Bethesda, Maryland, on Sunday died from a combination of alcohol poisoning, drowning and hypothermia, officials said. He was 17 and a senior at Walt Whitman High School. The father of Navid Sepehri, the high school student found dead after a party, says Montgomery County police did nothing to help his family.