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Magazine Archives: July 31, 2005

Moderate Drinking May Help Kidneys, Study Claims

Jacob Gaffney
Issue: July 31, 2005

Conventional wisdom has held that alcohol is a sworn enemy of the kidneys, the twin organs responsible for filtering out impurities in the blood. However, this belief is being challenged by a new study that has found that a drink or two a day may lower the risk of kidney failure.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 31, 2005.

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