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Wine Drinkers More Likely to Live Longer, Study Finds

Three-decade study found moderate wine drinkers lived longer than drinkers of other types of alcohol

Posted: April 30, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

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Antioxidant Found in Red Wine Selects, Kills Cancer Cells in Experiment

Pigment compound shown to attack leukemia cells--and it left healthy blood cells alone

Posted: April 25, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

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Light to Moderate Drinkers Show Greater Cognitive Ability, Study Finds

Drinkers at all levels of consumption, from one drink a month to two drinks a day and more, performed better on thinking tests taken over time

Posted: April 18, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Drinking Wine Not Linked to Gastric Cancer in Women, Study Finds

Swedish research suggests that carcinogens found in other forms of alcohol, but not in wine, may explain the greater cancer risk among drinkers overall

Posted: March 22, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Light to Moderate Wine Drinkers Live Longer, According to Dutch Report

Drinking a glass or two of wine daily could result in 3.8 more years of life, researchers say

Posted: March 2, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red Wine Not Linked to Prostate Cancer, Study Finds

Light consumption of red wine appeared to lower risk, but results were inconsistent as consumption increased

Posted: March 1, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

The Provocative Promise of Resveratrol

A new wine-derived miracle drug? Or simply the next great red hype?

Posted: January 25, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Wine Producers Struggle With Proposal to Require Allergen Warnings

Major food allergens are often used in the winemaking process, but aren't necessarily in the finished wine, producers say

Posted: January 23, 2007  By Daniel Sogg

News & Features  :  Health News

Drinking Alcohol May Halt Arthritis, Research Finds

Mice given moderate amounts of alcohol were less likely to develop arthritis and to become crippled by it

Posted: January 16, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Moderate Drinking Decreases Risk of Heart Attack in Men With Hypertension, Study Finds

Harvard research finds that giving up responsible alcohol consumption may not be necessary for men with high blood pressure

Posted: January 9, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

British Scientists Identify Potent Heart-Helping Compound in Red Wine

More tannic styles of wine contain a polyphenol--and no, it's not resveratrol--involved in maintaining healthy blood vessels

Posted: January 5, 2007  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red Wine Better Than White at Reducing Risk of Colon Cancer, Research Suggests

Previous research only looked at wine drinkers in general, but closer analysis found wide variation between red- and white-wine drinkers

Posted: December 26, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

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Light and Moderate Drinkers Live Longer, According to Research

Pooled research from studies around the world finds drinking in moderation reduces risk of death by any cause

Posted: December 14, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

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Moderate Drinkers Use Medicare Less, Study Finds

A comparison of alcohol consumption habits found that wine drinkers spent less on health care

Posted: December 4, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red-Wine Component Boosts Endurance in Mice, Study Finds

Humans may experience the same benefit, according to the lead author

Posted: November 17, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red-Wine Compound Limits Damage Done by Stroke, Researchers Claim

Mice fed resveratrol had up to 40 percent less brain damage after a stroke when compared to rodents on a standard diet

Posted: November 15, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

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Red-Wine Compound Keeps Chubby Mice Alive Longer, Study Finds

Obese mice lived 31 percent longer when their high-calorie diets were supplemented with resveratrol

Posted: November 2, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

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Do Drinkers Make for Better Thinkers?

Two studies suggest that is the case for older women who drink light to moderate amounts of alcohol

Posted: October 19, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Drinking Cabernet Cuts Risk of Alzheimer's, at Least in Mice

Holding promise for humans, new research finds that giving mice red wine daily reduced mental decline

Posted: October 3, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Drinking Wine May Not Lead to Heartburn, Research Finds

Acid reflux may be due to factors other than dietary choices

Posted: August 14, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

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