As if a beneficial cardiovascular, and anti-aging benefits of red wine weren’t enough, now as reported in an article entitled Women and Wine: Red Rules, red wine may also help women with weight-loss and libido. There’s also this report that suggests the resveratrol in red wine…“may not be a substitute for exercise, but it could slow deterioration until someone can get moving again.”
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So there you have it…Conclusive evidence?…debatable…but why not hedge your bets, and have a glass of red wine, or two! Even it doesn’t help you lose weight, increase your libido, prevent cancer, is exercise in a bottle, or break the political stalemate on the national debt limit, at least it can help you chillax!
Resveratrol, the natural antioxidant commonly found in red wine and many plants, may offer protection against radiation exposure…When altered with acetyl, resveratrol administered before radiation exposure proved to protect cells from radiation in mouse models.”
Worried about radiation from Japan’s nuclear reactors finding their way to California, and causing cancer down the road?:…have a glass or three of red wine!