Some have abstained their entire lives, but others only became abstainers after a time of alcohol use.A majority of the Baptist denomination of the Protestant Christian faith in the United States abstain.This is a third of the recommended weekly limit - the value you would drink if you drank 14 units spread evenly over 3 days.Of these, 2.5 million (9%) drank more units in one day than the weekly recommended amount of 14 units (6 pints of beer or 1.4 bottles of 13% wine).As I hit my late thirties drinking alcohol made me feel awful the next day.It didn't matter if it was one glass, two or a whole bottle.
A higher percentage of drinkers in Wales and Scotland drink over the recommended weekly amount in one day. Back to table of contents In Great Britain in 2014, there were 28.9 million people who reported that they drank alcohol in the week before being interviewed for the Opinions and Lifestyle Survey. Focusing on those who drank alcohol, 12.9 million (45%) drank more than 4.67 units (around 2 pints of 4% beer or 2 medium (175 millilitre) glasses of 13% wine) on their heaviest drinking day.This process becomes even more savage on apps such as Tinder, Bumble, Happn and OK-Cupid.Habitually, users barely bother to write anything about themselves, opting instead to upload snaps of significant parts of their anatomy. And there's no better month to become an absentee of alcohol.The following is a list of notable people who are now or were teetotalers (abstinent from alcohol) during their lifetime.