Beer and Health: Nine Questions Answered

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Beer and Health: Nine Questions Answered

8. Does drinking beer cause “beer belly”?
The term “beer belly” is often used to describe a person with a large stomach. In general, taking in too many calories from any food or beverage can cause weight to accumulate around your midsection. Beer isn’t necessarily the culprit — unless you drink too much, of course.

Originally Published August 4, 2014

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