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No more than 10 standard drinks a week, or 4 on any day: New guidelines urge Aussies to go easy on the booze – Medical Xpress

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has today released new guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol. Under the new recommendations,…

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The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has today released new guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol. Under the new recommendations, healthy adults should drink no more than ten standard drinks a week, and no more than four on any one day.
I’m chair of the Alcohol Working Committee that for the past four years has worked on revising the Australian drinking guidelines.
These replace the previous version published in 2009, and come at the end of a year upended by…

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