Beer might be good for your heart

At last! Some good news for those who enjoy a pint

Beer Might Be Good for Your Heart

Italian researchers have found that drinking beer every day could reduce your risk of heart disease by up to 25%.

This might be because beer could boost your levels of 'good' cholesterol, they claim.

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However, that doesn't mean you can start getting drunk every day. The amount of beer that helps your heart is two cans a day for men, and one a day for women.

Wine had similar health benefits - but hard liquor did not.

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