The Health Benefits of Alcohol, According to a Heavy Drinker With Wi-Fi

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If you’re like us, you enjoy a beer, cocktail, or glass of wine from time to time…meaning every day. Why even eat a meal if it can’t be washed down with a frosty, cold beer, right? But we’ve also been told from a young age that excessive drinking can cause a myriad of maladies, the scariest being liver failure. So yeah, we take that pretty seriously and stay hydrated (that’s how it works, right?). But even though there are obvious health risks involved in enjoying a tipple of whisky every few days, there are also documented health benefits. Check out some of the ones below that enable us to keep living our potentially unhealthy lifestyle without a single care.

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