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Is Alcohol Good Or Bad For You 2018 ?

After the big night is over, we all have this question Is Alcohol Good Or Bad for you in our minds. Well, the answer lies in how much have you consumed ? Latest Studies undertaken by University of California at Irvine found out that consumption of moderate amount of alcohol is beneficial for a longer life.

Before you get too excited and tell your partner that you were right all along about consumption with friends please note the word “moderation” here folks. So if you had a big night out and consumed a lot of alcohol , it is less likely to contribute to your health.

Here is synopsis from the study that shows How alcohol and even coffee are beneficial to a longevity.

Study Suggests

The study suggests that drinking approximately two glasses of wine or beer each day brings a reduction of 18% in a person’s risk of dieting early death. The reduction is even greater for people who do regular exercise or jobs of moderate bodily movements.

Study Conducted

The study was started in year 2003  in the United States on group of around 1600 people who have lived more than 90 years.  The study has not been published in International Scientific Journal yet but has been presented to American Association for the Advancement of Science’s annual conference in 2018.

Other Findings

Some other interesting findings in the study were

a) People who drank moderate amounts of alcohol or coffee lived longer than those who abstained.

b) People who were overweight in their 70s lived longer than normal or underweight people did.

[source: 90+ Study]

William is a researcher from Newyork with over decade of  experience in research and development of different health products.  When he’s not working , he digs deep into world of technology and health science  and explains what he learned on the blog.

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