An unworthy Deacon, named for the brother of God: James, striving to "work out his salvation with fear and trembling" within the Tradition (paradosis) of the Eastern Orthodox Faith. It is a strange and marvelous journey, and I am accompanied by the fourfold fruit of my fecundity. My wife, the Matushka or Diaconissa Sophia, is my beloved partner in the pursuit of Theosis, and she ranks me in every way.
2.5 liters of beer a week is equal to about a beer (12oz) a day. You will note that the study was done through a German university...hehehehe.
Now that is MY kind of perscription.
As a side, I did a little research a while back via PubMed (I'm sure THEY intended no pun...but I sure did) and found that in studies done dealing with heart disease and alcohol consumption that there was no significant difference between the type of drink consumed - the benefit was derived solely from the amount of alcohol consumed as opposed to specifically what the little yeast were swimming in while making it.
...offered by Dn. James Ferrenberg, a sinner at 11:53 AM [+] +++
This reminds me of bilboards I saw in Nigeria that read "Guiness is Good for You!" They meant it seriously too.