Tag Archives: drink

Medical News Today: Older adults who drink tea are less likely to be depressed

Previous research has suggested that there is a link between depression and tea drinking. Now, a new study is investigating this relationship further. Depression is common among older adults, with 7% of those over the age of 60 years reporting “major depressive disorder.” Accordingly, research is underway to identify possible causes, which include genetic predisposition,… Read More »

‘I was nine when I had my first drink’

Maybe it’s the entire weekends you regularly lose to debilitating hangovers, or the negative impact drinking is having on your physical and mental health. Because the stark reality is, more than 1,000 people die from alcohol-related deaths in Ireland every year — that’s three people per day. Of these three deaths per day, one is… Read More »

This is What Happens to Your Body When You Drink Tea Every Day

If you’re sipping a cup of tea while reading this, you’re supporting just about every organ in your body. Unsweetened tea is rich in antioxidants, which prevent chronic diseases and help repair cells in the body. “Tea comes from the Camellia sinensis plant, which contains antioxidants known as catechins, most importantly epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG),” says… Read More »

Do You Love Your Sugary Drink?

If you do we suggest that you consider this. According to a recent study in the journal Circulation, people who frequently drink sugary drinks such as soda and sport drinks are at an increased risk of premature death from cardiovascular disease and cancer.   Harvard researchers analyzed three decades of data from more 80,0000 women… Read More »