Scientists get under skin of tattooed tipplers

Asiaone-But fellow scientist Myrna Armstrong from Texas Tech University, who reviewed the paper, cautioned against a 'tendency to see a tattoo or piercing and automatically profile or stereotype that individual as a 'high-risk person'.'

French scientists said on Monday they have found evidence proving the stereotype that people who sport tattoos and piercings are heavier drinkers.

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But fellow scientist Myrna Armstrong from Texas Tech University, who reviewed the paper, cautioned against a 'tendency to see a tattoo or piercing and automatically profile or stereotype that individual as a 'high-risk person'.'

 

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