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Red Wine Helps Cardiovascular Health, But Is It the Alcohol or Something Else?

Two studies show different results on the source of wine's heart health benefits

Posted: March 31, 2010  By Jacob Gaffney

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Alcohol May Help Fight Weight Gain In Women

A study finds that women who drink moderately gain less weight despite alcohol's calories

Posted: March 8, 2010  By Jennifer Fiedler

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Wine May Fight Cancer, But How?

New approach to wine chemistry reveals new cancer- and obesity-preventing properties

Posted: February 17, 2010  By Stuart Fox

News & Features  :  Health News

Resveratrol Protects Lungs

Red-wine chemical aids the orderly destruction of precancerous cells during smoking

Posted: February 3, 2010  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

A Possible Cure for Alcohol Intolerance Mutation

Researchers find a molecule that may help those who can't digest alcohol

Posted: January 20, 2010  By Stephanie Cain

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Study Finds Alcohol Is a Risk for Breast Cancer Recurrence

Research finds no benefit for wine drinkers over beer or spirits

Posted: December 18, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Pop the Champagne for Heart Health

Study finds link between sparkling wine and improved circulation

Posted: December 9, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Alcohol May Prevent Thyroid Cancer

Study finds a beneficial relationship, though the exact mechanism remains unclear

Posted: November 24, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red Wine Helps the Heart, But How?

Polyphenols like resveratrol and quercetin may work together to promote cardiovascular health

Posted: November 4, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red Wine Helps Kick-Start Good Digestion

Portuguese study finds the beverage triggers chemical reactions inside the stomach

Posted: October 14, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Resveratrol Shows Anti-Viral Abilities

Italian study finds that the red-wine compound prevents viruses from replicating inside cells

Posted: September 30, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Tell Me How Much You Drink, And I'll Tell You How Much You Exercise

A new study finds that alcohol drinkers are more likely to work out

Posted: August 31, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Heavy Alcohol Consumption a Cancer Risk

But moderate wine drinking lowered risk of several cancers, according to Canadian study

Posted: August 12, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red Wine Improves Sex Lives of Tuscan Women

A study finds those who drink a glass or two a day score higher on a sexual function questionnaire

Posted: August 3, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Wine May Lessen Radiation Therapy Side Effects

Patients undergoing treatment for breast cancer see benefits from moderate drinking

Posted: July 22, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Recent Research Bolsters Red-Wine Compound's Health Potential

New studies on resveratrol are largely positive; questions remain

Posted: July 6, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Wine May Prevent Gallstones

A glass or two per day can lessen the risk of painful condition in gallbladder

Posted: June 12, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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Higher Taxes On Wine May Result From Health-Care Reform

Senate committee proposes higher excise taxes on alcohol; one of several ideas on table

Posted: June 9, 2009  By Mitch Frank

News & Features  :  Health News

Wine Not a Risk Factor for Throat Cancer

Drinking wine in moderation may reduce the risk of some forms of esophageal cancer

Posted: June 3, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Long-Term Wine Drinking Linked to Low Lymphoma Death Rates

Moderate wine consumption extends life of female patients in Yale study

Posted: May 8, 2009  By Jacob Gaffney

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