Revealed: The health BENEFITS of drinking alcohol

Get the champagne out! And the gin! And the red wine! And the vodka!

Alcoholic Drinks With Surprising Health Benefits
So we all know that alcohol is bad for us.

But did you know it could be good for us too?

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Turns out that a few glasses of champagne a week could help keep dementure at bay.

See also: Spiced gin recipe

And red wine can raise your 'good' cholesterol.

Oh, and did you know that vodka can kill off bad breath?

Usual warnings about over-indulgence apply.

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