Study Shows Beer Has Same Benefits As Red Wine

Study Shows Beer Has Same Benefits As Red Wine

Beer drinkers can toast the news that their favourite beverage possesses the same benefits as red wine, the alcohol long celebrated for its antioxidant properties.

Researchers at The University of Western Ontario have found one drink of beer or wine provides equivalent increases in plasma antioxidant activity, which helps prevent the oxidization of blood plasma by toxic free radicals that trigger many aging diseases, such as cancer, diabetes, heart disease and cataracts.

Well, thank God, eh? And Guinness.


  1. “thank God And Guinness”

    Man, there’s an ad or a bitchin’ battlecry there somewhere!

  2. Or a CW song.

  3. Jim in Texas says:

    THAT’S what was niggling the back of my (admittedly small) mind!!

    “Thank God and Greyhound” she’s gone!

    All hail, Roy Clark!!

  4. Something was niggling in the back of mine too, but I think it was;

    Thank God and Guiness,
    “All my EXs live in Texas”

    Its gotta be….George Strait