Should You Drink a Bottle of Wine a Day?

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An “alcohol expert” is claiming that drinking a bottle of wine day isn’t bad for you. In fact, he says that it is actually good for you! Is this true? Tara and Trace took some time to discuss the positive and negative side effects of alcohol, green tea, and coffee.

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Increasing daily coffee consumption may reduce type 2 diabetes risk
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-04/hsop-idc042214.php
“People who increased the amount of coffee they drank each day by more than one cup over a four-year period had a 11% lower risk for type 2 diabetes than those who made no changes to their coffee consumption, according to a new study led by Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) researchers.”

Green tea extract enhances parieto-frontal connectivity during working memory processing
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00213-014-3526-1
“It has been proposed that green tea extract may have a beneficial impact on cognitive functioning, suggesting promising clinical implications.”

Bottle of wine a day ‘is not bad for you’: Leading scientist also claims those who exceed recommended dose could live longer than teetotallers
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2608193/Bottle-wine-day-not-bad-Leading-scientist-claim-exceed-recommended-does-live-longer-teetotallers.html
“If you like to unwind with a glass of wine, then this might be the news you’ve been waiting for. Because according to a leading scientist, drinking just over a bottle a day won’t harm your health.”

A bottle of wine a day is harmless? The evidence suggests otherwise
http://www.theguardian.com/science/sifting-the-evidence/2014/apr/22/drinking-wine-health-evidence-alcohol-units
“Both the Daily Mail and the Independent reported over the weekend that a bottle of wine a day might not be bad for you. The articles quote a retired Finnish professor, Kari Poikolainen.”

Alcohol and cancer
http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-info/healthyliving/alcohol/
“Not everyone who drinks will develop cancer. But on the whole, scientists have found that some cancers are more common in people who drink more alcohol than others.”

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