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Published on November 2nd, 2017 | by Natural Awakenings Northern New Jersey

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Teetotalers Enjoy Less Heart Disease

In a meta-analysis of 45 research studies covering thousands of subjects led by Canada’s University of Victoria, in British Columbia, researchers found that former and occasional drinkers have a 45 percent increased risk of heart disease than non- drinkers. This discovery contradicts the widely held belief that occasional alcohol consumption reduces the risk of coronary heart disease.

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