The buttons to the left provide access to an archive of alcohol related reports and will direct you to your area of interest. These reports could provide direct website links to other relevant sources of information.

LATEST ARTICLES from AIM DIgest (up to October Edition 2017)

Consumption of alcohol and cardiovascular disease mortality
Change in alcohol intake in relation to weight change in a cohort of US men with 24 years of follow-up
The impact of alcohol on cognitive functions and dementia - evidence of dose-related effects
Correlates of alcohol consumption among Germans in the second half of life
Beer ingredient hordenine activates the reward centre in the brain
Protective effects of tea, red wine and cocoa in diabetes
Low alcohol consumption and pregnancy and childhood outcomes
Meta-analysis of the association between alcohol consumption and abdominal aortic aneurysm
Low dose of alcohol attenuates proatherosclerotic activity of thrombin
Alcohol consumption across the life course and mammographic density in premenopausal women
The J curve does exist! a reflection on the Xi et al. study
AWRI report - WineHealth 2017 - Navigating the health effects of alcohol consumption
Alcohol drinking patterns and risk of diabetes
Association between alcohol consumption pattern and the incidence risk of type 2 diabetes in Korean men
Ingesting a small amount of beer reduces arterial stiffness in healthy humans
Alcohol consumption and its interaction with adiposity-associated genetic variants in relation to subsequent changes in waist circumference and body weight
Moderate alcohol consumption and atherosclerosis
Alcohol and incident atrial fibrillation
Associations between alcohol consumption and cardio-metabolic risk factors in young adults
LATEST REVIEWS from International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research
Critique 206: Importance of considering cultural factors in determining effects on health of alcohol consumption – 3 October 2017
Critique 205: A very large population-based study of the association of alcohol consumption with total and disease-specific mortality – 4 September 2017
Critique 204: Moderate drinking improves the chances for healthy survival to age 85 – 21 August 2017
Critique 203: Moderate alcohol intake may reduce, not increase, the risk of falls in the elderly – 7 August 2017
Critique 202: Importance of folate intake for reducing breast cancer risk from alcohol consumption, especially for women with a positive family history of breast cancer – 17 July 2017
Critique 201: The marked effect of lifestyle on mortality — 26 June 2017
Critique 200: Does Light Drinking Increase the Risk of Cancer? — 8 June 2017
Critique 199: Potential mechanisms for the greater risk and fewer health advantages from alcohol consumption for subjects with low socio-economic status - May 2017
Critique 198: A study of alcohol and cardiovascular disease based on “Big Data,” linked electronic medical records from the population — 24 April 2017

Critique 197:  Alcohol consumption and the risk of developing dementia  - 13 March 2017

Critique 196: Adverse health effects of binge drinking on cardiovascular disease — 2 February 2017
Critique 195: How much of the “health benefits” of alcohol relate to higher socio-economic status of drinkers? — 19 December 2016
Critique 194: Long-term alcohol use and mortality among Swedish women – 22 November 2016
Critique 193: The association of reported alcohol intake with the risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage: A meta-analysis – 1 November 2016
Critique 192: The association of alcohol consumption with the risk of prostate cancer
Critique 191: A new study on the mechanisms of alcohol’s effects on health and disease
Critique 190: Alcohol intake during middle age and later atherosclerosis - 11 August 2016
Critique 189: Importance of drinking pattern on the effects of wine on health - 26 July 2016
Critique 188: Alcohol-attributable cancer in New Zealand - 28 June 2016
Critique 187: Alcohol and squamous cell carcinoma of the skin - 14 June 2016
Critique 186: Changes in alcohol and effects on risk of breast cancer and heart disease - May 2016
Critique 185: An innovative assessment of alcohol consumption and the risk of atrial fibrillation - April 2016
Critique 184: A major new meta-analysis on alcohol consumption and the risk of pancreatic cancer - Apriil 2016
Critique 183: An unusual analysis of the association of alcohol consumption with mortality - March 2016
Critique 182: A major meta-analysis on the association of alcohol consumption with the risk of diabetes mellitus - March 2016
Critique 181: Support for a causal role of alcohol consumption in improving the lipid profile - Feb 2016
Critique 180: The association of alcohol intake with total mortality risk among women - Feb 2016
Critique 178: The association of alcohol intake with health-related quality of life - Jan 2016
Critique 177: A clinical trial testing the effects of alcohol on inflammatory markers - Dec 2015
Critique 176: A New Report on Alcohol Consumption and Total Mortality Risk- Dec 2015
Critique 175: An update on the association of alcohol consumption with breast cancer: Effects of BMI - Nov 2015
Critique 174: Two-year clinical trial of wine administration in diabetics who were previous abstainers or very-light drinkers - 19 Oct 2015
Since its inception in 1991 AIM has acted as a centre for the review of scientific and medical research, government legislation and consumption trends relating to sensible and moderate drinking. AIM acts as a conduit to the press, media and those who require information on alcohol issues. AIM communicates and publishes relevant material in a clear and concise format. Support the Responsible Drinking Message by SUBSCRIBING TO AIM...

AIM Digest

AIM Digest
International digest promoting the responsible consumption of alcohol

International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research

Examining the risk and benefits of alcohol consumption

Drinking and You

Drinking and YouInformation on responsible drinking and health

You can now be informed every time AIM Gateway is updated with new information.

Click the button to subscribe to our email-update service

All text and images © 2003 Alcohol In Moderation.