WHITE WINE and IVF – NOT a GOOD MIX
Many women often stop drinking when they find out they’re pregnant. Couples undergoing In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) may want to reconsider imbibing before getting pregnant. Scientists have found that white wine can dramatically reduce the chances of a successful pregnancy for women undergoing IVF. Sharing as little as one bottle of wine a week could cut a couple’s chances of having a baby by 26 percent. They also told men to avoid beer to maximize [...] Read More »
DOES WHITE WINE TURN TEETH BROWN?
No one would dispute the fact that too much red wine will stain the teeth. A new study, however, has found that white wine actually does far more damage than red. Scientists have found that whites such as Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio wear away enamel more quickly than red wines such as Merlot and Claret. Researchers say prolonged contact with white wine erodes the protective layer – making teeth more sensitive to cold, hot and [...] Read More »
SENIORS WHO SIP
It’s always nice when there’s a little good news regarding alcohol and health. For people in their 7Os, light to moderate alcohol intake may offer women, but not men, some protection against loss of mobility, a study suggests. But the investigators specify that most of this benefit is tied to the drinkers’ lifestyle. The study looked at associations between alcohol intake and the mobility levels reported by approximately 3OOO healthy men and women who were [...] Read More »
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