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Just how risky is it to drink more alcohol than Canada's new guide advises?

Experts say it's difficult to compare, but some Canadians want clearer answers

CBC NewsYvette Brend

When newly revamped guidelines for low-risk alcohol use were revealed last week, it quickly sparked debate and, in some cases, frustration. Some Canadians were quick to dismiss them, saying the risks felt overblown.

The guidelines, released last Tuesday by the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA), state that no amount of alcohol is safe and recommends no more than two drinks a week for men and women, as alcohol-related deaths soar in Canada.

"My initial impression was, 'You've go…

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Just how risky is it to drink more alcohol than Canada's new guide advises?

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CBC NewsYvette Brend, Posted: Jan 25, 2023 4:00 AM EST | Last Updated: 35 minutes ago
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