Heavy drinking is aging your cells, says new research

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Heavy drinking is aging your cells, says new research

Post Number:#1  Post by ofonorow » Wed Jun 28, 2017 7:19 am

http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/heavy-drinking-is-aging-your-cells-says-new-research-1.3478623

The results showed that the alcoholic patients had shorter telomeres -- the protein caps on the ends of human chromosomes, which are markers of aging and overall health.
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Re: Heavy drinking is aging your cells, says new research

Post Number:#2  Post by zarfas » Wed Jun 28, 2017 9:13 am

I dont see how they define "heavy drinking"? how many drinks are "ok" and how many are "heavy"?


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