Beer might be good for your heart

Beer Might Be Good for Your Heart
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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