Navigation Links
Excess Intake of Alcohol Results in Permanent DNA Damage.

In Australia a research headed by Dr Michael Fenech studied the damage of excess alcohol on human DNA.

The results of the study stated that excess intake of // alcoholic beverages resulted in increased risk of permanent damage to the DNA.

During the course of the study, six men aged 21-26 stuck to a diet low in plant phenols for two days, and then drank 300 millilitres of either complete red wine, red wine with the alcohol removed or alcohol alone.

Blood samples were taken immediately before and then 30 minutes, one hour and two hours after drinking. The blood was 'blasted' with gamma radiation, then check for DNA damage.

The researchers found that while drinking alcohol free red wine reduced DNA damage by 20 percent, alcohol tended to increase DNA damage. Complete red wine protected against damage relative to alcohol alone.

ABC Online quoted Fenech saying "These preliminary data suggest that only the non-alcoholic fraction of red wine protects the DNA from oxidative damage, but this effect cannot be explained solely by plasma catechin [a phenolic compound]. Other phenolic compounds in the wine could be contributing factors."

"Alcohol can damage your DNA ... and when you damage your DNA you effectively age faster.

That's the bottomline. So if you want to preserve your youthfulness it's not advisable to drink alcohol in excess," Fenech added.

-(edited ANI)
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Excessive use of antibiotics for sore throat
2. Excess vitamin A increases fracture risk
3. Excess Weight Can Affect Individuals as They Age
4. Excess physical activity can induce stress fracture in adolescent girls
5. Good News For Those Suffering From Excessive Sweating
6. Excessive Day time sleep may be linked to depression or diabetes
7. Excess Cdk5 Enzyme Can Harm Brain
8. Excess of anything, even Vitamin D found to be harmful
9. Excessive Belly Fat Could Increase Risk Of Gallstones In Women
10. Doctors Drained Excess Fluids From Sharons Abdominal Cavity
11. Oral Medicine Found To Remove Excess Iron in the Body
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:1/8/2019)... ... January 08, 2019 , ... ... South DeKalb and West End communities have a new option for their medical ... network, effective immediately. , JenCare operates five centers in Atlanta that provide access ...
(Date:1/8/2019)... ... ... In Partnership with the Smiles for Everyone Foundation , Perfect Smile ... NV on February 2. , Dental services provided include same-day procedures such ... Smiles for Everyone Foundation website . , About P3 Dental Group, P3 ...
(Date:1/7/2019)... ... January 07, 2019 , ... byte is ... destined to improve smiles and physical health across the nation. byte is an ... have a brighter and straighter smile being treated by leading orthodontists and the ...
(Date:1/7/2019)... ... January 07, 2019 , ... Crunch Waco is kicking of 2019 with an exciting grand ... Award winning quarterback at the University of Texas, Young went on to play six seasons ... Rose Bowl Hall of Fame. , Young will be on hand to sign autographs ...
(Date:1/7/2019)... ... January 07, 2019 , ... ... is a gripping memoir following the author and her husband as they adopt ... as children whose parents used drugs either in utero or in infancy, is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/10/2019)... , ... January 10, 2019 , ... ... company providing nutrition and lifestyle solutions, will crown the U.S. winner of its ... 15 finalists include: Andrea Carrara of Palm Beach, Florida; Barbara Lingle of Winterville, ...
(Date:1/8/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... January 08, 2019 , ... ... have been trending towards wellness-oriented lifestyles for their residents. Now the findings of ... has been reached. , Conducted by the International Council on Active Aging® (ICAA), ...
(Date:1/7/2019)... ... January 07, 2019 , ... Dr. Joseph J. Rousso is a ... in New York City. He is certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic ... menu of both surgical and non-surgical procedures for the face and neck. Dr. Rousso ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: