Tuesday, 19 June, 2018

Drinking Alcohol Key to Living Into 90s, Study Says

Drinking could be the key to longer life Love wine? It could love you back with new claims alcohol can reduce premature death
Steve Townsend | 22 February, 2018, 00:54

Physical fitness was also found to be crucial, with those who exercised for 15 to 45 minutes per day improving their odds by 11 percent.

There were other factors that increased longevity for participants in the study, too.

"People who drank moderate amounts of alcohol or coffee lived longer than those who abstained", the study reports. Ergo, drinking is better than exercise!

Another noted thing is people who were slightly overweight, but not obese were three percent less likely to die young. "Maybe that can tell us something", Kawas added.

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Kawas at the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual conference in Austin, Texas stated: "Kawas at the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual conference in Austin, Texas". According to her studies, around 80 percent of those who have reached 90 years old are disabled, and 40 percent suffer from issues such as dementia. Further research is needed before making the conclusion that drinking alcohol could be more effective than exercise and treating the wine as the drink at the fountain of youth.

Participants were visited every six months by researchers who performed a series of neurological and neuropsychological tests to establish what the key was in maintaining a long, healthy life, and their findings were somewhat unexpected.

This study began in 2003 and continues up till this point.

Health experts have claimed that drinking one or two glasses of beer or wine each night could actually prolong your life. Also, when the study talks about "drinking alcohol", it means in moderation and small quantities.

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