Lo studio sta essenzialmente incoraggiando i giovani a mettere giù quel meraviglioso cocktail estivo o una deliziosa birra proprio in questo momento.
They shouldn’t drink alcohol at all.
Persone sotto 40 suffer significant health risks from drinking, according to the research from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington in Seattle.
The research was published on Thursday in The Lancet, a British medical journal.
Il health risks associated with imbibing include auto accidents, injury and even murder, secondo lo studio.
Anche, those under age 40 receive no health benefits at all from drinking alcohol, lo studio ha trovato.
Persone 40 or older may benefit from a limited consumption of alcohol — a glass of red wine occasionally, for example — as long as they have no underlying health risks.
The benefits of small amounts of alcohol include potentially reducing the risk of developing cardiopatia, ischemic stroke and/or diabetes, according to the Mayo Clinic’s website. (None of these outcomes are guaranteed with moderate drinking.)