Study says binge drinking is considered consuming five or more drinks in a single day and in the past year that's exactly what people over 60 have been doing.
Between 1997 to 2014
Men it has gone from 19.9% to 22.5%.
Instances were much less frequent in women but had a similar upward trend, with 4.9% of older women reportedly binge drinking in 1997 and 7.5% in 2013. And women are hitting the hard stuff.