health news

First  << 567891011 >>

News & Features  :  Health News

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

News & Features  :  Health News

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

News & Features  :  Health News

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

News & Features  :  Health News

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

News & Features  :  Health News

Sticking to a Mediterranean Diet May Help Curb Alzheimer's

Moderate wine drinkers who consumed large quantities of fish and fresh produce had a 40 percent lower risk of cognitive decline

Posted: August 4, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Some Wine Grapes Brim With Sleep Aid, Study Finds

Nebbiolo contains high amounts of melatonin, while Cabernet Franc has hardly any

Posted: July 17, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Red-Wine Compound May Be Good for the Gums, Study Finds

Resveratrol reduced the amount of gingivitis-related bacteria by up to 60 percent in lab tests

Posted: May 22, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Wine Drinkers Are Healthier Shoppers Than Beer Drinkers, Study Finds

Research examined 3.5 million supermarket receipts in Denmark

Posted: February 28, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

In Study, Red-Wine Compound Extends the Lifespan of Fish

The first research with vertebrates found that large amounts of resveratrol increased longevity by up to 59 percent

Posted: February 27, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Moderate Drinking May Protect Against Stroke, Regardless of Race or Gender, Research Finds

A study of more than 3,100 New Yorkers found that a drink or two a day reduced the risk by around 50 percent

Posted: January 24, 2006  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

A Drink or Two a Day May Keep Off Extra Pounds

New research reveals that light to moderate alcohol consumption is not linked to obesity

Posted: December 27, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Wine Compound May Help Cut Risk of Alzheimer's Disease, Study Finds

Resveratrol may hold therapeutic potential for clearing plaques linked to the degenerative brain ailment

Posted: November 16, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Alcohol May Act as a Blood Thinner, Study Finds

Moderate drinking may enhance blood flow, helping to prevent heart disease but increasing the risk of hemorrhage

Posted: November 8, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Light to Moderate Drinking Not Linked to Heart Arrhythmia, Study Finds

Heavy drinking may lead to an irregular heartbeat, but having a glass or two of wine daily doesn't increase the risk

Posted: November 2, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Risk of Diabetes Lowest for Moderate Drinkers, Study Finds

An analysis of research from around the world shows that alcohol consumption could play a role in prevention of the disease

Posted: October 18, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Drinking Wine May Protect Against Colorectal Cancer, Study Finds

Beer and spirits drinkers have a higher risk than wine drinkers

Posted: September 26, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Regular, Moderate Drinkers Are Less Likely to Be Obese, Study Finds

People who have a glass or two every day tended to weigh less than occasional drinkers and binge drinkers

Posted: September 7, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

News & Features  :  Health News

Breast Cancer Risk From Drinking May be Wiped Out by Eating Greens, Study Finds

Scientists report that a diet high in folic acid might eliminate any slight increase in cancer risk due to alcohol consumption

Posted: August 30, 2005  By Jacob Gaffney

First  << 567891011 >>

MEMBER LOGIN

= members only

Keep me logged in      Forgot Password?

Free Email Newsletters

Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions

» View samples
» Or sign up now!
» Manage my newsletter preferences

Classifieds

The marketplace for all your wine needs, including:

Wine Storage | Wine Clubs
Dining & Travel | Wine Auctions
Wine Shops | Wine Accessories