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My doctor said 2-3 oz of alchohal a day is ok. Key word is

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My doctor said 2-3 oz of alchohal a day is ok. Key word is oz. My light beer is 1/2 oz alchohal. So is 6 beers ok?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 2 years ago.

Hi there,

Actually we ay 2-3 drinks a day is ok and infact beneficial for heart and other organs.

Each drink is efined as about 0.5 oz alcohol.

So upto 3 beers a day may be ok but not more than that as per current recommendations.

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