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Is drinking twice a week and having a bottle of wine too much or moderate?

hi dr sam. im just finding out information on drinkngn and woundering is drinkngn 2wice a week nd havgn a bottle of wine n maybe 2cans sumtimes is that too much or moderate drinkgn ?? im bng told by my parents thats a drink problem but i dne normally go out so i tend too drink at home im just woundering am i being picked on by my folks i am 32 after all n i dne see any harm in it r am i wrong just a question r is it the fact im young and still like too relax ??
Asked On : Thu, 2 Aug 2012
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Whether drinking is a problem or not is decided by the following: strong desire to drink that is uncontrollable in spite of other important issues or family members restriction; not being able to control the amount of drink in one sitting once it is started; indulging in drinking neglecting alternative sources of relaxation.

Invariably people whose drinking has started with less amount and gradually increases in amount and frequency is an important guide to determine whether it is going in a wrong direction

If you have family history of such drinking problems, then you need to consider not to indulge in drinking
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