Every year, there is a flurry of headlines about the health benefits of wine. But can drinking wine really make a difference? Here, the news—very good news, indeed—from the latest studies. Note: The health benefits come from moderate wine consumption, defined by the American Heart Association as one to two four-ounce glasses a day. A Freilichin Purim… Read more »
LONDON — For people who think that smoking only one or two cigarettes a day carries little cardiovascular risk, a powerful new study maintains the only way to reduce risk is to quit, full stop. The investigators anticipated that smoking one cigarette a day would be associated with about 5% of the excess relative risk… Read more »
A Norfolk doctor publicized a treatment for sepsis that includes infusions of Vitamin C, steroids and Vitamin B in March, and Greek researchers say they want to do a randomized controlled trial of it.