Category Archive: Wine, Beer and Alcohol

12 Reasons to Love the Mediterranean Diet


12 Reasons to Love the Mediterranean Diet 1/13 1. Surprise! No Calorie Counting You won’t need a calculator for this meal plan. Instead of adding up numbers, you swap out bad fats for… Continue reading

18 Healthy Beers


If a cold beer is your beverage of choice, you’re not alone. According to a 2012 Gallup poll, 39 percent of Americans prefer drinking beer (thirty-five percent say they prefer wine and 22… Continue reading

Longevity Secrets of ‘Super Agers’: Life at 90 and Beyond


WebMD looks at characteristics that healthy 90 and 100-year-olds have in common. Super-Agers: Life at 90 and Beyond How can you attain a long, robust life? Researchers are studying the habits of 90-year-olds… Continue reading

Skinny Sipping: Best and Worst Drinks for Losing Weight


See the best and worst drinks for weight loss. From coffee to cocktails, WebMD shows which beverages can help or hinder a healthy lifestyle. Drink Pounds Away Many of us watch what we… Continue reading

The 6 Worst Foods to Eat Before Having Sex and the 5 Best


It’s date night, and before you’re even dressed for going out, you have your sights set on the sexy play you hope will follow. Dining together can serve as awesome foreplay, bringing pleasure… Continue reading

What Are the Food Sources of HDL Cholesterol?


Overview With cholesterol, just like in any movie or TV show, there’s good guys and bad guys. LDL, or low-density lipoprotein, cholesterol contributes to plaque that can clog your arteries. If a clot… Continue reading

21 Anti-Aging Foods


by SUSY SEDANO Last Updated: Oct 13, 2016 Everyone is looking for that magical fountain of youth. But until we find it, exercise and a healthy diet are the best (non-surgical) ways to… Continue reading

The best Beer for your Liver is also the Tastiest


by HILLARY EATON Last Updated: Oct 11, 2016 It turns out that the latest trend of hoppy beers and IPAs are not only delicious, but also good for your health. According to a… Continue reading

5 Hidden Health Benefits of Alcohol 


How happy hour can help your heart, boost brainpower and even flatten your belly by K. ALEISHA FETTERS Overview The pillars of good health: diet, exercise, and strawberry daiquiris. OK, maybe not. But… Continue reading

Sulphites in Wine: Friend or Foe?


Many winemakers consider S02 essential for consistency and quality in wine, but there have been contentious moves to abandon its use. Are sulfites in wine harmful? And what are the effects on aroma… Continue reading