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Study Finds Carcinogens in Alcoholic Beverages

Substances in wine can cause cancer, but levels are low for moderate drinkers

Posted: April 9, 2012  By Jacob Gaffney

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Alcohol Helps Prevent Type-2 Diabetes, Especially for the Overweight

Scientists found large differences in benefits based on gender and weight

Posted: February 29, 2012  By Jacob Gaffney

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Understanding How Resveratrol Works

Studies have shown the red-wine chemical has health effects; a new study tries to find out why

Posted: February 15, 2012  By Jacob Gaffney

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A Fountain of Youth Inside a Tiny Drop of Alcohol?

Study finds worms live longer when exposed to small amounts of ethanol

Posted: January 31, 2012  By Jacob Gaffney

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Scientist Who Studied Wine Accused of Faking Data

Three-year investigation uncovers irregularities in Dipak Das' studies

Posted: January 12, 2012  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red Wine Does Not Appear to Raise Breast Cancer Risk

New study finds compounds in red wine might make it a better choice than white

Posted: January 3, 2012  By Jacob Gaffney

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Wine May Help Ease Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

Study participants who enjoyed wine, coffee and fish suffered fewer difficulties

Posted: December 19, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red-Wine Chemical Improves Health of Overweight Men

Dutch study is first to show resveratrol effects on human metabolism, possibly extending lifespan

Posted: November 29, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Light Drinking Lowers Risk of Some Cancers

Large study finds heavy drinking greatly increases risk, but one daily glass reduced risk by 13 percent

Posted: November 3, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Resveratrol Is No Fountain of Youth, Researchers Say

New study finds that the polyphenol may fight disease, but it cannot fight aging

Posted: October 10, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Health Group Claims Red Wine's Heart Benefits a 'Myth'

Australian organization dismisses extensive research but provides little proof

Posted: September 26, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Fighting Diabetes a Glass at a Time

Study suggests moderate wine consumption reduces diabetes risk, particularly in women

Posted: September 21, 2011  By Margaret Raber

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CDC Finds Moderate Wine Consumption Is Healthy

Federal health study recommends a healthy diet, exercise, not smoking and a daily glass

Posted: September 1, 2011  By Margaret Raber

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Wine Drinking Linked to Lower Weight Gain

Scientists find that one to two glasses a day doesn't expand your waistline

Posted: August 25, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Behind the Science: Is there BPA in my wine?

Health experts are concerned about a chemical found in many food packaging materials

Posted: August 12, 2011  By Christina Zapel

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Hand Me the Châteauneuf Sunblock?

A study finds grape polyphenols prevent sunburn damage to cells, but only in the lab

Posted: August 9, 2011  By Margaret Raber

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Wine's Link to Breast Cancer May Depend on Your Genes

A Canadian study finds wine lowers risk in women with a mutation, but raises risk for others

Posted: July 26, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Resveratrol May Reverse Cognitive Decline Associated with Diabetes

Diabetes-associated brain damage was reversed in rats treated with the red-wine compound

Posted: July 6, 2011  By Jacob Gaffney

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Olive Oil's Secret Weapon

Scientists believe they've identified the compound that fights off cardiovascular damage

Posted: June 22, 2011  By Margaret Raber

News & Features  :  Health News

Aussie Health Group Says No to Alcohol, Even in Moderation

A new report points to cancer risk; many claim the findings are alarmist

Posted: May 13, 2011  By Margaret Raber

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