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  • Run a mile

    7 13.21%
  • Drink a beer

    46 86.79%
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    Run a mile or drink a beer?

    CNN.com - Paging Dr. Gupta Blog

    Study shows moderate drinking has the same effect on coronary health as exercise ... unfortunately only in those over 45+



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    I should be the healthiest person on the planet. Oh wait, moderate drinking. That's no fun.



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    I've been watching Headline News pretty much all day and I tend to think it's more wine-specific than all alcohols. The maltose in beer (the worse type of sugar your body could possibly consume, although that doesn't stop me from downing a beer every once in awhile ) will likely offset any of the positive effects of drinking the alcohol.


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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    I'm convinced. When I get home tonight, I will sit and watch TV and have a beer.

    Got to help my arteries.



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    Mods... Poll please?



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    Quote Originally Posted by superdorf View Post
    Mods... Poll please?
    What do you want it to say?



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    Which would you rather do?
    Run a mile
    Drink a beer



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    Quote Originally Posted by superdorf View Post
    Which would you rather do?
    Run a mile
    Drink a beer
    I enjoy both. May my health be blessed.


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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    Quote Originally Posted by superdorf View Post
    Which would you rather do?
    Run a mile
    Drink a beer
    Talk about a no-brainer...



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    Maybe chug a beer while running a mile??



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    May need to get one of those "beer runs" going, where the more beer you drink the more time you get knocked off your mile


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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    You might as well have asked if you would rather drink a beer or have a hot poker shoved up your...nose.


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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    6 mile run, 6-pack of beer. Get to stay put?



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    You might as well have asked if you would rather drink a beer or have a hot poker shoved up your...nose.
    This made me laugh!



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    Re: Run a mile or drink a beer?

    My stand is that they both may be good for your heart, but the alcohol certainly won't help your physique.


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