Aussies overestimate their drinking ability. Like, who doesn't?

on 18/12/10 at 2:41 pm

Booze News

Many Australians overestimate the amount of booze they can handle

In a nation that does not mind a drink, a new report has found many Australians overestimate the amount of booze they can handle before exposing themselves to harm.

According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare study, 40 per cent of people do not realise four standard drinks in one sitting is predominantly the limit before they begin to make poor choices.

The news may come as a shock to many Australians as a lot of drinkers would not consider four drinks to come close to a normal drinking session.

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