Averaging more than one alcoholic drink a day for women and two for men increases risk of cancer, liver disease, and heart disease having just a little bit of booze each day may actually extend your life. One Dutch study found that having slightly less than one daily serving of wine, beer, or spirits was associated with a 36% lower risk of all causes of death and a 34% lower risk of cardiovascular death. Similarly, a Spanish study of 15,500 men and nearly 26,000 women found that long term moderate drinking decreased risk of heart disease, especially in men..
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Do not stop taking this medication without consulting your doctor. You may experience symptoms such as headache, fast heartbeat, nausea, anxiety, and flushing. A rapid rise in blood pressure may also occur when the drug is suddenly stopped. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileFinance Minister Jim Flaherty announced new rules Tuesday aimed at preventing homebuyers from getting into financial difficulty when mortgage rates rise.After consulting with major Canadian lenders, Flaherty outlined the latest weapons at Ottawa’s disposal aimed at removing some of the speculative froth in the housing market.Broadly speaking, the plan unveiled has three components.First, Ottawa will require that all borrowers meet the standards for a five year fixed rate mortgage, even if they choose a variable mortgage with a lower rate or a shorter term.Second, the rules would lower the maximum Canadians can withdraw when refinancing their mortgages to 90 per cent of the value of their home, from 95 per cent.And finally, Ottawa will now require a minimum 20 per cent down payment to qualify for CMHC insurance for non owner occupied properties purchased as an investment.The last rule is aimed at reining in would be real estate speculators who own multiple properties beyond their primary residence.”We want to discourage the tendency some people have to use a home as an ATM, or buy three or four condos on speculation,” Flaherty said.What do you think of the new mortgage rules? Will they impact your ability to buy a house? Take our poll.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.