Tag Archives: Harvard Medical School

• Best News Ever: One Drink a Day Is Better Than None

Best News Ever: One Drink a Day Is Better Than None

A comprehensive new study says that having one drink each day is no worse for you than abstaining. No need to feel guilty about hitting the vino after work each night: a daily dose of alcohol is better for you than none at all. A new study has found that consuming seven drinks per week—the […]

• YAY for Beer! Beer Could Lower Arthritis Risk In Women

YAY for Beer! Beer Could Lower Arthritis Risk In Women

Women who drink two to four beers a week have a lower risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, a new study has claimed. The study, carried out by scientists from the Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, found that women who drank moderate levels of […]

• Men who drink 2 beers a day less likely to die after a heart attack

Men who drink 2 beers a day less likely to die after a heart attack

Men who suffer a heart attack might help their recovery odds by having a couple beers. A new study shows after suffering a first heart attack, men who are moderate drinkers are much less likely to die compared to non-drinkers. For the study, Harvard researchers looked at almost 2,000 American men who had a heart […]