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A 21-year-old male asked:

If someone binge drinks for a short period, let's say once a week for 3 years, will they have to be worried about long-term health consequences?

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Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Toxic effects : Each person is unique, so it's difficult to predict the amount of damage that may result form 3 years of binge drinking. The best thing to do is stop. Chances are your body will heal itself.

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Last updated Nov 2, 2015

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