01/10/2018

No level of alcohol consumption improves health

THE LANCET; VOLUME 392, ISSUE 10152, P987-988, SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 Alcohol use and burden for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 GBD 2016 Alcohol Collaborators* Background Alcohol use is a leading risk factor for death and disability, but its overall association with health remains complex […]

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23/12/2017

Is beer healthy?

Beer: A health keeper rather than a health stealer? Health Benefits of Beer A beer a day might keep the doctor away, but more might leave you sore. Beer is a tasty and refreshing drink. If not over-consumed, it can actually be good for your health. Here’s some facts that beer lovers should know. Beneficial effects on […]

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31/05/2017

Facts and trivia about beer

Can a beer a day keep the doctor away? Well, hops, though initially used as a replacement for gruit, actually has many favourable medicinal/health effects. The first accounts of its medicinal properties date back to the 9th century1. Since then, the anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidative, anti-osteoporotic and anti-carcinogenic effects of hops have all been well documented2. […]

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18/05/2017

BEER AND FOOD, WHICH MATCHES ARE GOOD?

Just like wine, beer can be the finishing touch to a good meal. Since there are many different types of beer, it is important to combine the right one to your dish. Not too light, not too overpowering – finding the right balance can be hard. Here are a couple of guidelines that will help […]

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