You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Wednesday 27 May 2015

health

Beer secret to a long life, says 110-year-old

A 110-year-old man, thought to be the oldest living person in the US, says drinking a can of beer everyday is the secret to living a long life.

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Tequila could help with weight-loss

While not normally considered part of a healthy diet, scientists have discovered that the sugars found in Tequila may beneficial to weight-loss and treating diabetes.

Monday, May 11th, 2015 No Comments »

24-hour drinking law ‘was a mistake’

The Labour party was wrong to bring in reforms to licensing laws that allowed for 24-hour drinking in England and Wales, the party’s health spokesman has said.

Thursday, April 30th, 2015 1 Comment »

EU to vote on alcohol calorie labelling

Members of the European Parliament will today vote on whether calorie labelling should be made compulsory on all alcoholic drinks.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Alcohol health benefits affected by race

Black people may not receive the same health benefits from moderate alcohol consumption as white people, researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health have suggested.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Suntory launches collagen beer in Japan

Japanese producer Suntory is telling women to drink themselves beautiful using a new beer laced with collagen – the protein linked to skin firmness.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Drunken worms used to battle alcoholism

Worms are being used by scientists to try and pinpoint a gene that could make people more susceptible to alcoholism.

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Coffee reduces alcohol-related cancer risk

A study has found “strong evidence” to suggest that coffee can help reduce the risk of liver cancer in people who drink three or more alcoholic beverages a day.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 1 Comment »

Chinese world’s third biggest drinkers

The Chinese are fast becoming the world’s biggest drinkers outpacing Brits, Americans and the Irish in terms of per capita consumption, new research has revealed.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Wine tasters’ teeth at risk of rapid erosion

Acid in wine can make teeth vulnerable to erosion “within minutes”, with professional wine tasters most at risk, according to new research.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 5 Comments »

Most Read

8 things you should know about Prosecco

31st March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 sexed-up alcohol adverts

9th March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 underrated white varieties

18th March, 2015 by Gabriel Stone

Top 10 architectural wonders of the wine world

14th April, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 erotic wine labels

2nd March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 curious cocktail garnishes

27th March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

10 Paso Robles wineries to watch

5th March, 2015 by Roger Morris

How to become a 'wine expert' in four hours

7th April, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 wine brands 2015

7th April, 2015 by Gabriel Stone

Top 10 vodka brands

30th March, 2015 by Lauren Eads