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LATEST ARTICLES from AIM DIgest (up to October Edition 2019)

Depression and binge-drinking more common among military partners
Alcohol protects the central nervous system by activating HSF1 and inducing the heat shock proteins
Association between alcohol intake and measures of incident CKD
J-curve association between alcohol intake and varicose veins in Japan
Alcohol consumption and risk of dementia and cognitive decline among older adults with or without mild cognitive impairment
Decomposition of Mediterranean dietary pattern on successful aging among older adults
A systematic review of internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy for alcohol misuse
Alcohol consumers have a more favourable multisystem physiologic risk score as measured by allostatic load
Incidence of diabetes mellitus in male moderate alcohol drinkers
The individual and combined effects of alcohol consumption and cigarette smoking on site-specific cancer risk in a prospective cohort of 26,607 adults
The association of prenatal alcohol exposure on the cognitive abilities and behaviour profiles of 4-year old children
Effects of iso-α-acids, the hop-derived bitter components in beer, on the MRI-based Brain Healthcare Quotient in healthy middle-aged to older adults
The relationship between alcohol and glycohemoglobin
Red wine consumption and cardiovascular health
Wine Consumption in the Mediterranean Diet Conference
Alcohol consumption and risk of liver cirrhosis
Light drinking during pregnancy: Social advantages explain positive correlates with child and early adolescent adjustment
Alcohol consumption trajectories and self-rated health
Association between alcohol consumption and survival in colorectal cancer
The impact of lifetime alcohol and cigarette smoking loads on multiple sclerosis severity
Resveratrol’s potential for new treatment of depression and anxiety
Alcohol-related mortality in the WHO European region: Sex-specific trends and predictions
Alcohol consumption and functional limitations in older men
Association of alcohol consumption with prevalence of fatty liver after adjustment for dietary patterns
Red wine consumption linked to better gut health, study finds
BMI, smoking and alcohol with multiple myeloma mortality in Asians
Alcohol consumption and risk of chronic kidney disease
Sedentary lifestyle for 20 years linked to doubled mortality risk compared to being active
Platelet count in men with a habit of alcohol drinking
Low-to-moderate alcohol consumption and success in fertility treatment
Alcohol and the liver by Helena Conibear
Risks of light and moderate alcohol use in fatty liver disease
Korean alcohol guidelines for moderate drinking based on facial flushing
Beer, wine consumption, and 10-year CVD incidence
Alcohol intake, specific alcoholic beverages, and risk of hip fractures in postmenopausal women and men age 50 and older
Alcohol drinking and bladder cancer risk in Japan
The nutritional components of beer and its relationship with neurodegeneration and alzheimer’s disease
Mediating effects of high-density lipoprotein for alcohol consumption and myocardial infarction
Predicting development of adolescent drinking behaviour from whole brain structure at age 14
Alcohol intake and incident myocardial infarction: The role of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
Alcohol consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer and mortality
Association of lifestyle and genetic risk with incidence of dementia
LATEST REVIEWS from International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research
Critique 232:  Does moderate drinking of alcohol in later life reduce the risk of mortality?  3 September 2019
Critique 231:  Association of alcohol consumption with obesity: Does moderate drinking increase or decrease the risk of obesity? 20 August 2019
Alcohol and the liver by Helena Conibear (Aug 2019)
Critique 230:  An extensive review of the role of dietary constituents (foods, nutrients, and beverages) in the development of diabetes
Critique 229:  A J-shaped curve for the relation of alcohol consumption to the risk of colorectal cancer — 10 July 2019
Steps to Refine the “J-Shaped Curve” by R. Curtis Ellison, MD
Critique 227: A reduced risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) associated with the intake of some alcoholic beverages (May 2019)
Critique 226:Consumption of red wine may lower the risk of lethal prostate cancer —-   16 May 2019
Critique 225:  Moderate alcohol consumption may lower the risk of chronic kidney disease  -  8 April 2019
Critique 224: A brief summary of the association between wine/alcohol consumption and health in diabetics - 12 March 2019
Critique 223: A new major review of the relation of alcohol consumption to the risk of dementia - 17 January 2019
Critique 222. A new analysis relating alcohol intake to coronary heart disease – 20 December 2018
Critique 221: The relation of alcohol intake to stomach cancer – 20 November 2018
Critique 220: An unusual analysis relating alcohol intake to mortality – October 16, 2018
Critique 219: A global overview of alcohol consumption and health – 3 September 2018
Critique 218: Long-term study of alcohol intake and the risk of Alzheimer Disease or other types of dementia – 21 August 2018
Critique 217: Alcohol, cancer, and mortality: Further affirmation of the J-shaped curve for mortality and increase in incidence of cancer with larger intake of alcohol – 9 July 2018
Critique 216: Strong effects of five lifestyle factors on risk of mortality and longevity of life – 31 May 2018
Critique 215: Long-term effects of smoking and moderate drinking on the quality and longevity of life of elderly women — 9 May 2018
Critique 214: Some methodologic problems in a recent paper urging changes in drinking guidelines – 23 April 2018
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