September 6, 2011

A Drink a Day Linked to Healthy Aging in Women

"Middle-aged women who drink alcohol in moderation have a better chance than nondrinkers of staying healthy as they age, especially if they spread out their consumption over most days of the week, a new study from Harvard researchers suggests."

Tank up!

Seriously, I asked my doctor about this during my last physical exam. He quoted the same numbers for women, and double that for men. Now if food science can find a way to separate calories from alcohol (ain't gonna happen) ...