London: Beer belly a myth? Drinking beer causes no more weight gain than consuming any other type of alcohol or eating a high-calorie diet, a leading nutrition expert claims. There is no conclusive scientific evidence to support the belief that beer in particular is the culprit behind weight gain, said Dr Kathryn O`Sullivan, a UK-based public health nutritionist with over 20 years of experience.
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