Reply to post: Re: booze is good for you

Good news, everyone! Two pints a day keep heart problems at bay

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Re: booze is good for you

"Given that a pint is 660ml (give or take) and 5% of that is 33ml why not state that 120ml of alcohol is moderate [...]"

Wine can come in at about 11%. If a beer is 5% - then you would be allowed the equivalent by drinking near enough a bottle of wine per day.

When the nurse did the computer health tick boxes - one question was how much did you drink a month. The answer elicited raised eyebrows until it was clarified that it was one bottle of wine rather than spirits.

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