"Now, all my life I have been a "moderate drinker
" in the most literal sense of that slightly elastic term.
Three out of four of them still believed they were a light or moderate drinker
- that's an estimated 123,000 people in the North East.
Three out of four still believed they were a light or moderate drinker
- around 123,000 people in the North East.
Describing herself as a "moderate drinker
," Garraway said: "I have been really shocked by people's reactions.
) .9 (.8,1.0) .8 (.7,1.0) Monthly Binge Drinker 1.1 (.9,1.4) 1.0 (.8,1.2) (vs.
For example, bans on the use of alcohol on campus may have a greater impact on an abstainer's decision to drink moderately than on a moderate drinker
's decision to drink heavily.
That is how much more you would pay for critical illness cover if your drink intake is very high, while a more moderate drinker
would pay pounds 58.40 for the same cover.
A moderate drinker
is considered one who drinks within the UK's recommended sensible limit, which is 14 units per week.
A 40p per unit level would cost a moderate drinker
pounds 11 extra a year but a heavy drinker pounds 137 a year, according to the study.
I'm only a moderate drinker
, surely the odd drink can do no harm, and isn't alcohol supposed to stave off heart disease?
And a moderate drinker
would not feel punished by a minimum price on alcohol because he/she doesn't drink enough for the increase to hurt.
Is this what they mean by a moderate drinker
? How can a single bottle of beer a week change someone from being a miserable social misfit into a socially happy chappy?