• Is There Really No Safe Amount of Drinking?

    8 days ago - By Time

    The safest amount of alcohol to drink is none , according to new guidance from the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction.
    That's a marked change from Canada's previous national guidance on alcohol consumption , which advised women to have no more than 10 drinks per week and men no more than 15. By contrast, the new report says those who drink only one or two boozy beverages per week “will likely avoid” alcohol-related health consequences including chronic diseases, liver injury, and accidents-but the safest choice, it says, is not to drink at all.

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