Alcohol - Check your drinking

As we age, it is important to remember that alcohol affects us differently. 

  • You become more sensitive to alcohol as you get older.
  • Drinking alcohol can make some health problems worse
  • Mixing alcohol and medication can be very dangerous
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    If you chose to drink, follow Canada’s Low Risk Drinking Guidelines and check with your healthcare provider and pharmacist.  Learn more - Alcohol Use and Older Adults  

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