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Alcohol, exercise, and a low-calorie diet can be a dangerous combination, says Dr. J. Murray McLaughlan, a research scientist in the Health Protection Branch, Department of National Health and Welfare, Ottawa. Even a healthy person, dieting for only two or three days, can develop hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). Here's how this dangerous combination works:
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