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The Muddled Link Between Booze And Cancer
By Jennifer Chaussee for WIRED. A couple years ago, a researcher named Curtis Ellison took the podium in a crowded lecture
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Expert Says Wine Isn't Nearly As Healthful As We Think
"There’s no safe level of drinking."
A New Look at 'Low-Risk' Drinking
Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D.
Of course, the safest course of action may turn out to be not drinking alcohol at all. But then, what about the possible benefits of "moderate" drinking? The safest course, given this new information, would seem to be to avoid drinking three or more drinks on any one occasion.
Is There a Link Between Alcohol and Weight Loss?
Caren Osten Gerszberg
freelance writer and co-editor, Drinking Diaries
I'll never forget when a friend of mine on Weight Watchers told me she was counting wine as her fruit points. "Wine is made of grapes," she said, trying to justify her decision, "So why not?"
More Good News For Moderate Drinkers?
Study Finds Drinking Could Help Fight Dementia
We Don't Believe Alcohol's Good For You!
As soon as epidemiologists started following drinkers and abstainers, they found that drinkers had less heart disease and as a result lived longer.
Globalization and Its Discontents: War of Lifestyles
Experts tend to acknowledge that the Italian lifestyle can't be imported willy-nilly into northern regions. Globalization, on the other hand, has accomplished something like that.
Is Moderate Drinking Really Good For You?
You Know, Drinking Ain't So Bad for Most
At my neighbor's 87th birthday, we practiced harm reduction. None of us got stinking drunk. Furthermore, the birthday boy and I each only had to stagger back out across the hallway-no steps!
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