Latest Teetotalism Stories

2010-05-19 11:05:00

According to a major study released Wednesday on the link between alcohol and cardiovascular disease, moderate drinkers enjoy more robust health than either big boozers or teetotalers.

2010-03-23 07:23:10

A study by the Catholic University of Campobasso, Italy, shows that regular and moderate alcohol consumption is beneficial for people who had a previous heart attack or other ischemic vascular events.

2009-08-27 16:45:00

When it comes to alcohol consumption and depression, a new study by a team of Norwegian and British researchers shows that heavy drinkers – but also teetotalers -- have higher levels of depression and anxiety than those who drink moderately.

2009-08-22 13:45:00

A new study suggests that men who drink beer or liquor on a regular basis may face a heightened risk of several different types of cancers.

2006-07-25 10:20:00

Older adults who have up to one drink a day may live longer and suffer fewer heart problems than teetotalers do -- though the exact reason remains unknown, researchers report.

2006-03-31 15:45:00

Researchers poured cold water on the idea that moderate drinking helps prevent heart disease on Friday, noting that many studies include teetotalers as a control group but don't ask why they did not drink.

2005-12-05 10:20:46

By Amy Norton NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who have an alcoholic drink or two a day may have a lower risk of becoming obese than either teetotalers or heavy drinkers, a study published Monday suggests. Researchers found that among more than 8,200 U.S.

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