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Be Alcohol Aware

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Drinking guidelines

Men should not regularly drink more than 3-4 units a day and women should not regularly drink more than 2-3 units a day. ‘Regularly’ means drinking every day or most days of the week.

Try to have a few alcohol free days every week. You should always take a break for 48 hours after a heavy session to let your body recover.

Women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should not drink alcohol. 

There are a number of benefits to cutting down your alcohol intake: 

  
Tips to reduce your drinking:


Services/Information

Adults who feel they require information or individual support about their drinking should initially contact their GP.

For advice and support on alcohol issues for you or a family member, contact or visit:

For Sefton residents, please contact Healthy Sefton - 0300 100 1000.