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Drinking alcohol key to living past 90

Cheers to life — seriously. When it comes to making it into your 90s, booze actually beats exercise, according to a long-term study. The research, led by University of California neurologist Claudia Kawas, tracked 1,700 nonagenarians enrolled in the 90+ ...

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UK man suffered brain hemorrhage after drinking 25 energy drinks

This is your brain on too many energy drinks — and it could be deadly. Ask Englishman Nick Mitchell, a divorced dad with three grown kids who gulped 25 energy drinks in six hours and suffered a brain hemorrhage and ...

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Hornacek warns Knicks should stop drinking their own Kool Aid

As the Knicks were set to embark on their six-game Western Conference road trip — a stretch that could, if all goes wrong, kill any playoff aspirations — Jeff Hornacek warned that players should stop drinking their own Kool Aid. ...

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Drinking hot tea every day linked to lower glaucoma risk

A nice warm cup of tea a day might keep glaucoma at bay, according to new research published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology. Risk of developing Glaucoma — one of the leading causes of blindness around the world that ...

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People were drinking wine a lot earlier than originally expected

It’s always wine o’clock somewhere — and always was. Researchers have unearthed telltale evidence of the world’s earliest winemaking in clay crockery dating back to 6,000 B.C., the Guardian reports. The discovery, in the country of Georgia, suggests that the ...

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30% of Americans know drinking alcohol can cause cancer: survey

Almost 80% of American adults polled for a cancer risk factor survey correctly identified tobacco use as a potential cause of the illness, but only 30% know that drinking alcohol can lead to cancer, too. The poll, conducted by the ...

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Even moderate drinking may increase cancer risk … slightly

The alcohol industry was accused of attempting to downplay the beverage’s connection to an increased risk of seven different types of cancer, and new research published by the journal Drug and Alcohol Review reveals that even “responsible drinking” bears a ...

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You’re drinking plastic fibers in your tap water

Tap water isn’t just full of lead, arsenic and other contaminants — 94% of U.S. drinking water contains plastic fibers, a new study has revealed. Orb Media, a nonprofit journalism group, conducted an investigation of tap water from more than ...

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Americans drinking themselves to death in record numbers

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, December 24, 2015, 1:26 PM Fotosearch/Getty Images/Fotosearch RF Maybe raising your glass and toasting, “To your health” isn’t the best idea. Roughly 30,700 Americans drank themselves to death last year — the highest number in ...

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Women are drinking more often: study

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 8:11 AM Peter Dazeley/Getty Images It’s Ladies Night — more than you may have realized. More women are knocking back alcohol — and doing it more often — even as men are ...

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