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Infographic: How Strong is That Mixed Drink?

The National Institutes of Health is trying to spread the word: How much are you really drinking with those summer cocktails? A "standard drink" is the amount of alcohol in a 12-ounce beer, 5 ounces of wine or 1.5 ounces of distilled spirits.

How strong is that pina colada? Depneding on how it's made, it could contain as much alcohol as two glasses of wine. (National Institutes of Health)

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