Regular consumption of alcohol is as dangerous as large amounts, reports NDTV Cooks. At particular risk are people who prefer to drink more than twice a week. In this case, the risk of death from diseases of the blood vessels is increased three times compared with those who lead a completely healthy lifestyle. The data set during the 20-year study involving 2,6 middle-aged men.
Scientists from the University of Eastern Finland are sure important not only to the consumption of alcohol, but also the frequency. No bad habits or minimum frequency determines the lowest rate of stroke. With increasing frequency and the number is growing and the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
In addition to alcohol, the risk of stroke affect blood pressure, physical activity. The presence of harmful habits, overweight and high cholesterol also affects the General condition of the heart and blood vessels.