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Wine and health

Wine and health

Overview

The U.S. Dietary Guidelines recommend that if you drink, do so in moderation and when consumption does not put you or others at risk.

Review Date 4/15/2018

Updated by: Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.