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Healthy claims

Study says drinkers live longer than teetotallers

A new study has found that people who drink alcohol regularly live longer than those who completely abstain.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 2 Comments »

A beer a day helps keep kidney stones away

A new study published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology has found that certain beverages can increase a person’s chance of developing kidney stones.

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 7 Comments »

Brewer calls for beer benefits study

A Scottish brewer has called on the government to fund an independent study to look at the impact of drinking moderate amounts of beer.

Friday, May 31st, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne can ‘help improve memory’

New research has suggested that three glasses of Champagne a week can help to improve your memory.

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 16 Comments »

Centenarian credits red wine for long life

Red wine is the secret to a long life – at least according to Jersey City centenarian Alice Mospak, who celebrated turning 104 this week.

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 No Comments »

New report labels the beer belly ‘a myth’

A new report claims there is no scientific evidence to support the claim that beer causes weight gain and has labelled the beer belly a myth.

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 3 Comments »

The top 10 top 10s from 2012

Over the course of 2012 the db top 10s have proved very popular and we’ve gathered together the best from naughty adverts to hangover cures.

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 No Comments »

Study finds beer has anti-virus powers

According to a study, funded by Sapporo, consuming large quantities of a key ingredient in beer may protect against winter sniffles.

Monday, December 10th, 2012 No Comments »

Top 10 alcohol health claims

We round-up alcohol headlines which depict alcohol as a miracle cure that can ward off everything from heart disease to dementia.

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 3 Comments »

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