Tag Archives: alcohol

Triglyceride levels and the impact of alcohol

By: Dr. Victor Marchione | Thursday, October 06, 2016 - 12:30 PM
Triglyceride levels and the impact of alcohol

Triglyceride levels can be affected by alcohol intake in many different ways. For starters, alcohol consumption means more calories to metabolize. No digestion is required, so it goes directly to the liver. Instead of metabolizing fatty acids, the liver then… Read More

Beer promotes happiness, friendliness: Study

By: Emily Lunardo | Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:58 AM
Beer promotes happiness, friendliness: Study

You may want to raise a glass to the good news: Beer can make you happier, friendlier, and less inhibited. The new study found that some beer drinkers even feel sexier. Lead researcher Matthias Liechti said, “We found that… Read More

Diverticulitis and the impact of alcohol

By: Emily Lunardo | Monday, August 22, 2016 - 12:30 PM
diverticulitis and alcohol

Diverticulitis affects the way a person tolerates alcohol, while alcohol consumption can lead to complications of diverticulitis. Diverticulitis is a condition characterized by inflamed or ruptured diverticula, which are bulging sacs in the lining of the large intestine. In general,… Read More

Smoking cessation means less drinking…?

By: Emily Lunardo | Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Smoking cessation means less drinking…?

A new study found that those who quit smoking also consume less alcohol. The researchers examined the data from nearly 6,300 smokers in England of which 144 noted they have tried to quit smoking. The researchers found that those who… Read More

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