Eleven- to year-olds in London drink an equivalent of , bottles of lager a week, a survey reports today. The study, carried out for the London assembly, also reveals that young Bangladeshis and Pakistanis — whose Islamic faith forbids alcohol — are now drinking far more. The increase is most significant among young girls; their drinking habits have caught up with boys. Hospital admissions for young women, however, are almost double those for men of the same age because of their lower tolerance of alcohol. The report follows a government survey released at the weekend for the Know Your Limits campaign that found men over 18 fear excessive boozing will damage their health and looks. There has been growing public concern over alcohol abuse.
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