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What are the health benefits of drinking red wine occasionally?

What are the health benefits of drinking red wine occasionally?

None: Alcohol is a poison and never did anybody any good, ever. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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What are the health benefits of having red wine?

What are the health benefits of having red wine?

Has antioxidants: There is evidence that those who have about 1 drink of alcohol a day have better health than those who don't drink at all or who drink larger amounts, with lower risk of heart disease, cancer & alzheimer's. Red wine may be the healthiest choice because it contains proanthocyanidans, which are antioxidant flavonoids. See http://www.Huffingtonpost.Com/2011/10/19/red-wine-health_n_1018934.Html. ...Read more

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What are the health effects of drinking vinegar?

What are the health effects of drinking vinegar?

Many benefits: Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular folk remedies, in fact entire books have been written about it. It's many uses include treating heartburn, many infections (like sinus, ear & yeast infections), acne & other skin conditions.It may help treat diabetes, hypertension & high cholesterol.Research is limited but does support many uses.It is safe and inexpensive.See comments for more info: ...Read more

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Drink 8 ounces (1.5 glasses) of red wine daily for health benefits per medical studies. Can the long-term effects of this cause fatty liver?

Drink 8 ounces (1.5 glasses) of red wine daily for health benefits per medical studies. Can the long-term effects of this cause fatty liver?

Perhaps: depends on individual and other factors. 8 ounces daily is somewhat "generous" re: health benefits of wine. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of drinking black tea every day?

Black tea: https://www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/beverage/health-benefits-of-black-tea.html. My personal thought is that there are much fewer benefits to drinking black tea than green tea. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of eating red onions?

Red onions: http://www.healwithfood.org/health-benefits/eating-red-onions.php

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What are the health benefits of drinking tea every day?

This is dependent: of which type of tea is consumed. There are many, many types of teas. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits to drinking in moderation?

What are the health benefits to drinking in moderation?

Many: Only medical benefits from alcohol are 2oz of red wine daily to increase HDL. There might be others I don't know of. Benefits of drinking in moderation, are avoiding all the negative consequences of drinking in excess: decreases judgement, affairs, domestic violence, crimes, drink & drive, liver disease, alcoholism, dementia, neuropathy, vitamin deficiencies, birth defects, etc.. ...Read more

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What are the disadvantages and advantages of drinking coffee from and early age?

What are the disadvantages and advantages of drinking coffee from and early age?

More pros, few cons: Coffee does appear to have some health benefits. It is high in antioxidants, it may lower the risk of uterine cancer, it may lower the risk of developing diabetes and dementia among others. The only con is the high caffeine amount in coffee. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of dark chocolate?

What are the health benefits of dark chocolate?

Antioxidant & happy!: Dark chocolate contains polyphenols and other flavonoids, procyanidans & antioxidants.It also contains mood-enhancing chemicals like phenylethylamine, theobromine, serotonin & anandamide.It lowers systolic blood pressure an average of 5 points & diastolic 3 points & lowers LDL cholesterol by up to 10%.Even LDL cholesterol is only dangerous when it is oxidized & chocolate prevents this.See comment:. ...Read more

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Does daily drinking of 3 cups of coffee daily greatly reduce liver cancer risk?for this particular purpose what to select from the variety of coffee?

Does daily drinking of 3 cups of coffee daily greatly reduce liver cancer risk?for this particular purpose what to select from the variety of coffee?

Why such concern?: Is there a reason you have concerns about liver Cancer? Coffee does not have any such benefit. So relax and drink coffee only if you need to do, like so many other folks drink it to keep them alert and awake.it has no Cancer Prevention benefits. ...Read more

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What are the health consequences of drinking 4loko?

If responsibly, none: Problem is it has a comparatively high alcohol concentration, with good taste, so easy to drink too much quickly--that is where the health consequences come in. Drink responsibly / at a reasonable pace. And, always have a dd. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking grapefruit?

What are the benefits of drinking grapefruit?

Grapefruit Juice: Pure grapefruit juice is packed with vitamin a and vitamin c as well as a healthy amount of folates (folic acid). According to the U.S. National library of medicine, vitamin a has many health benefits, ranging from improved vision to the healthy development of soft tissue, skin and bones. ...Read more

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Is Your Orange Juice Helping or Hurting? What are the health benefits of Juicing?

Is Your Orange Juice Helping or Hurting? 
What are the health benefits of Juicing?

Store bought juice: is typically loaded w/sugar and not good for you. Juicing is good in that you can drink the contents of a lot of fruits at once. The downside is that you loose the skin of the fruit, which contains a lot of nutrients. Whole natural fruits and vegetables are best. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Please advise what are the benefits of drinking grape juice?

Please advise what are the benefits of drinking grape juice?

Similar to wine...: Some studies suggest that grape juice might have as much of the nutrients as found in wine but w/o alcohol. However, no studies have proven any clinical outcome benefit. Check out http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/buzz-about-grape-juice & http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/nutrition-and-healthy-eating/expert-answers/food-and-nutrition/faq-20058529 ...Read more

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I have a prostate cancer. Is drinking a glass of red wine occassionally dangerous or does it help to fight the cancer?

I have a prostate cancer. Is drinking a glass of red wine occassionally dangerous or does it help to fight the cancer?

No and No: It is not dangerous to have an occasional glass of wine. Men should not have more than two glasses a day, women one glass per day. It will not help fight your cancer. ...Read more

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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
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Prostate (Definition)

The prostate is a gland that lies at the base of the bladder and surrounding a segment of urethra. It secretes a milky fluid that is discharged by excretory ducts into the urethra during the emission of semen. It is clinically important because enlargement of the prostate with age, and prostate cancer are two common ...Read more


Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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Prostate Cancer (Definition)

Cancer in a man's prostate, the small walnut-sized gland ...Read more