Copy
WIC Newsletter
March 2016

Feature

A new index confirms cardio-metabolic risk reduction for light to moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages
This study is the first study showing the relationship between the consumption of alcoholic beverages and the Cardio-Metabolic Index (CMI = an index indicating the risk of diabetes) and confirming the J-shaped association…
Cardiovascular Disease
Immediate vs prolonged cardiovascular effects of moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages
In an attempt to evaluate the immediate and long-term effects of alcohol intake, the current meta-analysis suggests that moderate drinking may be associated with an immediately higher risk of cardiovascular events, which disappears after 24 hours…
Read more

New meta-analysis supports protection of moderate drinkers from coronary artery disease                          
The J-shaped association between the risk of coronary artery disease and moderate drinking was confirmed by the current meta-analysis…..
Read more

Drinking Patterns
Binge drinking of young adults may increase risk of developing hypertension
The results of this study show that frequent binge drinking (whether current or past) in young adults is associated with a higher blood pressure…
Read more

In this issue

  • A new index confirms cardio-metabolic risk reduction for light to moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • Immediate vs prolonged cardiovascular effects of moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • New meta-analysis supports protection of moderate drinkers from coronary artery disease
  • Binge drinking of young adults may increase risk of developing hypertension

Upcoming Events

25 — 28 April 2016
X Mediterranean Diet Conference
Barcelona, Spain

9 June 2016
DWA Symposium during the conference Ernährung 2016
Dresden, Germany

17 June 2016
Viticultural, Oenological factors and Wine health attributes
Piacenza, Italy

11— 15 July 2016 
XXVIIIth International Conference on Polyphenols 2016
Vienna, Austria

POSTPONED
WineHealth 2015 Conference
Tours, France
 

To receive our monthly newsletter
Sign up here

Copyright © 2016 Wine Information Council, All rights reserved.
Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp
unsubscribe from this list | update subscription preferences