Binge drinking refers to a session of drinking alcohol with more than 8 units… that’s just a little more than having 3 pints in one sitting.
Doesn’t sound much does it? 3 pints of beer, or 3 glasses of wine.. that’s all it takes to be classified as binge drinking.
Drinking too much, too quickly can increase your risk of:
To reduce the impacts of binge drinking here are some tips:
Talk about how much you’re drinking with friends and family. You may find that you can support each other to cut down how much you’re drinking.
Tell us how many drinks you have in an average week:
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