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One Bottle Wine a Day Keeps the Doctor Away, Reveal Scientists

by Sheela Philomena on  April 20, 2014 at 6:51 PM Alcohol & Drug Abuse News   - G J E 4
A bottle of wine is not bad for the health and abstaining is worse than drinking, say scientists.

Former World Health Organisation expert has claimed that alcohol is only harmful when it is consumed 13 units in a day, the Independent reported.
 One Bottle Wine a Day Keeps the Doctor Away, Reveal Scientists
One Bottle Wine a Day Keeps the Doctor Away, Reveal Scientists
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Kari Poikolainen, who has analysed decades of research into the effects of alcohol on the human body, revealed that drinking more than the current recommended daily intake may in fact be healthier than being a teetotaler.

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Poikolainen added that the weight of the evidence shows moderate drinking is better than abstaining and heavy drinking is worse than abstaining, but moderate amounts can be higher than the guidelines say.

Source: ANI
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