Tag Archives: Harvard University

• 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 […]

• Beer-mating beetle study shortlisted for Ig Nobel Prize

Beer-mating beetle study shortlisted for Ig Nobel Prize

  A paper on beer bottle-mating beetles was the toast of the Ig Nobel Prizes, which honour research tickling both the brain and the funny bone.   Research co-authored by University of Toronto professor Darryl Gwynne and his Australian colleague David Rentz was the winner in the biology category. The awards ceremony was held at […]

• Wahooo! Study Shows Red Wine May Help Women Lose Weight

Wahooo! Study Shows Red Wine May Help Women Lose Weight

If you’re a woman trying to lose weight , you may have wondered what alcohol may be doing to your waistline? But did you know that if you drink the right type of alcohol it could actually help you slim down? According to new research out of Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, a teaching […]

• Best (Cheap) Booze via students at Harvard. They should know, right?

Best (Cheap) Booze via students at Harvard. They should know, right?

The school year is back in full swing, and that means one thing: cheap alcohol. And while you’re free to drink away the glory days of college with Natty and Banker’s, you might start yearning for something…different. Something better, but just as economic. So here’s FM’s guide to the best booze you may or may […]