Last Updated: Monday, April 25, 2011, 18:23
Heavy beer drinkers who have a specific genetic variant are at higher risk of developing gastric cancer.
Last Updated: Monday, May 23, 2011, 14:26
Keep alcohol intakes within sensible boundaries. Safe weekly limits are 21 units for men and 14 for women - one unit is the equivalent to a glass of wine or half a pint of beer. A moderate intake has heart protective effects but too much is bad news.
Last Updated: Monday, May 23, 2011, 16:11
Older people who continue to drink a glass of alcohol everyday are less likely to develop dementia.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 26, 2011, 10:08
A study has found that older people who continue to drink a glass of alcohol everyday are less likely to develop dementia.
Last Updated: Friday, June 10, 2011, 14:34
‘Be-MaGIC’, the largest study of marathons worldwide (beer, marathons, genetics, inflammation and the cardiovascular system), has shown that the consumption of non-alcoholic weissbier, or wheat beer, has a positive effect on athletes’ health.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 18, 2011, 13:33
A study has indicated that drinking more than two alcoholic drinks a day can significantly increase the risk of some cancers. Men should drink not more than three to four units a day, while women should not go over two to three units a day.
Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2011, 14:25
Women who drank as little as two small glasses of wine on a daily basis were more likely to die from breast cancer if they later developed it than those who drank less.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 05, 2011, 22:04
The consumption of non-alcoholic weissbier, or wheat beer, has a positive effect on athletes’ health.
Last Updated: Monday, October 24, 2011, 14:16
Bigher BMI and increased consumption of black tea and fruit could reduce the risk of the deadly disease.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 27, 2011, 11:41
Eating strawberries can reduce the harm that alcohol can cause to the stomach, European researchers say.
Last Updated: Friday, January 06, 2012, 17:51
A constituent of ancient Chinese herbal anti-hangover medicine may help in thwarting alcohol intoxication and dependence.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 27, 2012, 19:44
Asparagus, a common vegetable, may alleviate alcohol hangover and protect liver cells against toxins, researchers claim.