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How does beer and wine affect deep vein thrombosis?

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One study of almost 60,000 people found no difference in the risk of blood clots between wine or beer drinkers. An antioxidant found in the skin of grapes, resveratrol, helps fight blood clots.

SOURCES:

Fiumara, K. , March 2009. Circulation

Gaborit, F.S. , July 2013. Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Ida Hansen-Krone, PhD, University Hospital of North, Norway.

Hansen-Krone, I. , August 2011. Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Peter Lawrence, MD, chief of vascular surgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.

Marco Pahor MD, director, Institute of Aging, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Pahor, M. , September 1996. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Suman Rathbon, MD, director of vascular medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City.

Reviewed by Suzanne R. Steinbaum on December 17, 2017

SOURCES:

Fiumara, K. , March 2009. Circulation

Gaborit, F.S. , July 2013. Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Ida Hansen-Krone, PhD, University Hospital of North, Norway.

Hansen-Krone, I. , August 2011. Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Peter Lawrence, MD, chief of vascular surgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.

Marco Pahor MD, director, Institute of Aging, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Pahor, M. , September 1996. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Suman Rathbon, MD, director of vascular medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City.

Reviewed by Suzanne R. Steinbaum on December 17, 2017

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