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How does drinking affect mortality?

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Consuming one to two drinks four or more times per week, which is deemed healthy by current guidelines, increases the risk of premature death by 20%, compared with drinking three times a week or less, according to a study in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research.

Read more via Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and access the study at Wiley Online Library.

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