I ran into this article earlier today, and thought it was very interesting!
Now, mind you, I have not actually gone and fact-checked all of this, and frankly, am not sure that I am qualified to do so, being rather a moron when it comes to medical stuff, including the benefits of consumer products such as beer.
Still, this was all new information on me, and it seems somewhat believable, since many people drink beer all of their lives, and go on to live long, often fairly healthy lives. It seems that the trick, though, is knowing how to do this, and pretty much everything else, in moderation.
Not being the biggest beer drinker myself (I am more of a social drinker, and usually, it's not beer that I drink), this really does not affect me too much. That said, it seems like something that is definitely worth sharing, so here you go:
Six healthy reasons to drink more beer