Lehrer on alcohol and exercise

September 2, 2009 at 12:22 am Leave a comment

A counterintuitive finding: people who regularly drink alcohol also exercise more. Obviously, there are plenty of confounding variables here – maybe drinkers exercise in order to burn off that six-pack of beer – but it’s yet another piece of evidence suggesting that booze, at least when consumed in moderation, isn’t a public health threat.

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Jason R. Atwood

I'm an avid trail runner and doctoral student at U.C. Berkeley who studies motivation and the relationship between the mind and body. This blog is a forum to share research, news, and musings about these topics of interest. More

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