A 44-year-old member asked:
Is it bad to drink if you have a personal or family history of liver disease?
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Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes/no: If you have personal history of liver disease, more specifically chronic liver disease it is harmful to drink alcohol (i guess that is what it meant with the question). Family history of drinking may or may not affect the person to drink alcohol on a regular basis.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
What happens if you drink if you have a family history of liver disease?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pediatric Surgery 44 years experience
Not necessarily: If you have no primary liver disease it should be okay to drink, alcohol. Everything in "moderation" as socrates said.
5.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 24, 2015
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