Higher alcohol consumption leads to greater loss of muscle tissue in postmenopausal women -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Higher alcohol consumption leads to greater loss of muscle tissue in postmenopausal women

08/06/2017

Image: A smiling older woman drinks a glass of wine; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Arne Trautmann

Dr. JoAnn Pinkerton: "With this study suggesting that more muscle loss leads to sarcopenia and other studies suggesting that even one drink of alcohol may increase the risk of breast cancer, postmenopausal women should limit their alcohol intake."; ©panthermedia.net/Arne Trautmann