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Tuesday 28 April 2015


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 »

Bar apologises for not serving pregnant woman

A bar has apologised to a heavily pregnant women after staff refused to serve her a glass of wine, dividing opinion on what has been described as a “grey area” for bar staff.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

Scientists engineer ‘hangover-free’ yeast

A yeast engineered by scientists could increase the health benefits of wine and reduce its toxic byproducts, decreasing the risk of a hangover.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

Brain protein could hold alcoholism cure

US scientists have pinpointed a protein in the brain that could hold a cure to alcoholism, suppressing the urge to continue drinking alcohol.

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 1 Comment »

Man with ‘auto-brewery’ gets drunk on chips

For most a bottle of wine or one too many beers is the common cause of feeling a bit worse for wear, but for one man it’s a plate of chips.

Friday, March 6th, 2015 No Comments »

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