Two Beers in a week reduce risk of heartattack – Woman

Women who drink beer at most once or twice per week have a 30% lower risk of heart attack, compared with both heavy drinkers and females who never drink beer, a new Swedish study has found. Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, followed a representative selection of the middle-aged female population from 1968 to 2000 (when the women in the study were between 70 and 92 years old).With the data from the study, the researchers attempted to chart the relationship between the intake of different types of alcoholic beverages and the incidence of heart attacks, stroke, diabetes and cancer.The study showed that women who reported that they drank beer once or twice per week to once or twice per month ran a 30% lower risk of a heart attack than women who drank beer several times per week/daily or never drank...

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