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Mermaid

can i ever drink alcohol again in my life?

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Mermaid

if so how much can I drink? can i smoke a cig? weed? what happens if i get drunk?

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Shayna

I think the goal is to keep your immune system strong, and keep your body more alkaline based than acidic.

Booze and cigs (and I'm not sure about pot) throw your system into a more acidic base and weaken your immune system.

I'd say moderation is the best.

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ouch

I occasionally drink...I occasionally have a ciggie...usually WITH said drink...

and you know what? I have not had any issues with either one. These do not seem to trigger outbreaks. For me, it seems to be stress and certain foods.

(which, since Cleansing twice...my body is so jacked up on lemon juice I think it is kicking the shit out of the herpes virus! yay! no signs of outbreak(s) in a while!)

So as Shayna said, anything in moderation. I would just abstain from getting super pissed on liquor! Keep the old immune system good and strong!

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Mermaid

my doctors asst told me even that if i plan on drinking heavily i should nto take my meds that day. i asked her more questions and she didnt know so she told me to look it up on the internet.

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catiesmom

A lot of times doctor's don't know for sure. And everyone is different. For some people, alcohol is a trigger. For some people it's not. You'll really just have to try it and see.

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