Posts Tagged ‘red wine’

Study: Wine Only Beneficial Against Cardiovascular Disease For People Who Exercise

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
Many people may have heard about the health benefits of drinking red or white wine. Its benefits include helping protect against cardiovascular disease if consumed in moderation. But according to the results of the In Vino Veritas, or IVV, study, the health benefits of wine may only be functioning in people who exercise. The results were recently presented at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress. The I

Compound In Red Wine, Grapes Seen As Possible Treatment For Eye Diseases

Friday, July 16th, 2010
Researchers have discovered that a compound that can be found in red wine and grapes may also have the potential to treat eye diseases such as age related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. A compound known as resveratrol, usually found at high levels in grape skin and at low levels in blueberries, peanuts and other plant-based foods, has long been known as an anti-cancer agent from previous studies. Th