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Magazine Archives: March 31, 2007

Moderate Drinking Decreases Risk of Heart Attack in Hypertensive Men, Study Finds

Jacob Gaffney
Issue: March 31, 2007

Scientists at the Harvard School of Public Health have found that men with hypertension have a 30 percent lower risk of having a heart attack if they drink a glass or two of wine per day. "This was the first study to our knowledge that examined the risk of heart attacks among men with high blood pressure who drank moderately," said lead author Joline Beulens.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 15, 2007.

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