Wine & Health: Wine Helps Kill Bad Oral Bacteria, Study Finds

Jacob Gaffney
Issue: October 15, 2007

Research at the University of Pavia in Italy has found that both white wine and red wine may help prevent the proliferation of streptococci associated with tooth decay and sore throats. Some streptococci are responsible for the inflammation known as strep throat.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 13, 2007.

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