Alcohol's Effects on the Risk for Coronary Heart Disease

December 2001
Alcohol Research & Health;2001, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p255
Academic Journal
Discusses the evidence that it is indeed the consumption of alcoholic beverages rather than other unrelated factors that reduces the risk of coronary heart disease. Approach to determine the relationship between alcohol consumption and coronary heart disease; Influence of alcohol on risk factors for coronary disease; Role of genetic factors in modifying the relationship between alcohol consumption and the risk of coronary heart disease.


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