Latest Health effects of wine Stories

2014-06-11 08:31:21

Creator of first smartphone breathalyzer debuts BACtrack® Consumption Report; Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) insights driven by over 100,000 data points SAN FRANCISCO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever, consumer Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) data is available, providing insight into alcohol consumption patterns around the nation thanks to BACtrack®, the leader in personal and professional-grade breathalyzers. The data was collected anonymously from users of BACtrack Mobile....

weight loss and diet drinks
2014-05-27 12:07:53

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Critics of so-called ‘diet’ beverages have called them everything from slightly misleading products to liquid poison, but a new study published in the journal Obesity has found that drinking diet beverages can help a person lose weight – compared to water. "This study clearly demonstrates that diet beverages can in fact help people lose weight, directly countering myths in recent years that suggest the opposite effect – weight...

2014-05-21 12:47:00

American Chemical Society For anyone searching for another reason to enjoy a glass of red wine with dinner, here's a good one: A new study has found that red wine, as well as grape seed extract, could potentially help prevent cavities. They say that their report, which appears in ACS' Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, could lead to the development of natural products that ward off dental diseases with fewer side effects. M. Victoria Moreno-Arribas and colleagues explain that...

2014-05-20 16:25:36

Faulty Study Does Not Provide Definitive Answer on Health Benefits of Resveratrol Supplement Intake in Mass Population BOCA RATON, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reserveage Nutrition(TM) (www.reserveage.com), a supplement company that has launched more than 140 science-based products and won more than 25 industry awards for excellence, today has released a response to the JAMA Internal Medicine's published study on Resveratrol. With careful consideration, Naomi Whittel, CEO of...

binge drinking
2014-05-16 05:26:16

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Binge drinking is a behavioral problem affecting approximately one out of every six US adults. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that binge drinking — a pattern of drinking that brings a person's blood alcohol concentration (BAC) to 0.08g/dL or higher — is the most common pattern of excessive alcohol use in the US. This leads one to ask how often a person can binge drink before they begin to damage their...

2014-05-06 20:25:50

DOWNLOAD FULL-RES IMAGE AT: http://bit.ly/1hvgmqx TORONTO, May 6, 2014 /CNW/ - This Wednesday, as part of Canadian Music Week, Bear Flag Wine announces Bear Flag Fest, a rich, branded national music tour that ties the Bear Flag Wine brand to indie bands, popular nightlife venues, and national music events; integrating unique sampling and association with creative culture. Ads across select video, mobile and social lifestyle properties promote the Summer Tour and seed #BFF content...

2014-04-29 16:27:04

The Revolutionary Single-Serve Wine Continues Down the Path of Innovation with a Stylish New Design LOS ANGELES, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stack Wine, the world's first and only bottle of wine that's pre-portioned into four ready-to-drink stemless wine glasses, launches an innovative new package design (www.drinkstack.com). Driven by consumer research, the new packaging introduces an entirely see-through outer sleeve to help consumers immediately recognize that each bottle of...

Diabetes Risk May Be Lessened Over Time With Increased Coffee Consumption
2014-04-25 08:34:18

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research led by researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) has found that increasing coffee consumption over four years leads to a lower risk for type 2 diabetes; while decreasing coffee consumption over the same time span increases risk for the metabolic condition. The study, published in the journal Diabetologia, was based on three big prospective, US-based studies and included over 120,000 men and women. The...

2014-04-09 09:56:02

People who are injured while binge drinking are much slower to heal from wounds suffered in car accidents, shootings, fires, etc. Now a new study is providing insights into why alcohol has such a negative effect on wound healing. Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine researchers report that binge alcohol exposure significantly reduced levels of key components of the immune system involved in healing. The study by senior author Katherine A. Radek, PhD, and colleagues from...

Pop Music References To Alcohol Influence Teenaged Drinking
2014-04-09 09:30:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From Moet to Heineken, references to alcohol brands can be found throughout pop music and a new study has found a strong connection between liking music with these kinds of lyrics and drinking in teens and young adults. The study, published in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, was based on a national survey of over 2,500 respondents. It found that individuals between 15 and 23 years old who could identify references to...

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