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2005-04-22 09:30:00

Raise a glass to higher blood pressure: A new study finds that beer and wine both boost it slightly, and by about the same amount. But red wine's other effects may still make it heart-healthy.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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