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Canada's Low-Risk Alcohol Drinking Guidelines

Canada's Low-Risk Alcohol Drinking Guidelines

January 14, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Drinking is a personal choice, if you choose to drink these Canadian Guidelines can help you know you limits.
Excessive Drinking and Your Body

Excessive Drinking and Your Body

January 13, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Continued, long-term use and excessive use of alcohol can do damage to your body. Here are a few of the major body parts that can be damaged from excessive drinking.
Yellow Light Alcohol Combinations

Yellow Light Alcohol Combinations

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Not everything combines safely with alcohol. Use caution with these “yellow light” alcohol combos. When you choose to drink, it’s always best in moderation and to stay within the low-risk drinking guidelines.
Alcohol and the Human Body

Alcohol and the Human Body

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Alcohol has both immediate and long-term effects on your body. Learn about how alcohol affects your behaviour and your body.
Drinking and Disease: Risks for Women

Drinking and Disease: Risks for Women

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Drinking alcohol can increase your risk of certain diseases and conditions. When it comes to women and alcohol, there are some benefits but also significant risks. Find out what they are.
Drinking and Disease: Risks for Men

Drinking and Disease: Risks for Men

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Drinking alcohol can increase your risk of certain diseases and conditions. The more you drink, the more that risk can go up. Find out which diseases men are at risk for from drinking alcohol.
Moderate Alcohol Consumption and Low-Risk Drinking

Moderate Alcohol Consumption and Low-Risk Drinking

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Alcohol impacts everyone differently. In small amounts, alcohol can be beneficial. Read more to find out what moderation means.
How the human body processes alcohol

How the Human Body Processes Alcohol

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

How does your body absorb alcohol? Get answers to questions about why different alcohols get absorbed differently and how your body gets rid of alcohol.
Red Light Alcohol Combinations

Red Light Alcohol Combinations

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

There are some combinations to always avoid if you choose to drink. These “red light” combinations are important to remember.
Green Light Alcohol Combination

Green Light Alcohol Combination

January 12, 2017 by HealthyFamilies BC

Alcohol is always best in moderation, which means staying within the low-risk drinking guidelines. When you choose to have a drink, follow these “green light” combinations.

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