The Benefit of Wine

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Lessens your risk for heart attack
Moderate drinkers who have high blood pressure are 30 percent less likely to have a heart attack than nondrinkers.

Protects your heart
The benefits of wine include red wine tannins contain proanthocyanidins that protect you from heart disease.

greenProtects your heart again!
Red wine tannins also contain resveratrol that protects your heart.

dark-purpleCuts your risk for stroke
People who consume alcohol moderately have around half the risk for stroke when compared to non-drinkers.

yellowBalances your blood fats
Another benefit of wine use is an improved lipid profile.

Protects you from type 2 diabetes
Moderate wine drinkers (and coffee drinkers, too!) show a lower risk for type 2 diabetes.

Saves your brain
Brain function declines faster in nondrinkers than in moderate drinkers.

greenIs good for your skin and energy
Resveratrol, a tannin from wine, is associated with maintaining cellular energy production, lowering cellular oxidation, and slowing down the processes that result in the collagen cross-linking that result in aging your skin.

dark-purpleProtects your hearing
Noise induced hearing loss was found to be less with supplemental resveratrol, a tannin found in wine.

yellowProtects your eyesight
Wine drinkers have been found to have a lower risk for developing cataracts.

Protects you from colon cancer
Yet another benefit of wine drinking is balanced intestinal flora, lower inflammation and improved cell gene expression in your intestines.

And, finally, wine makes you sexier!
Long-term, moderate wine consumption is strongly associated with improved cardiovascular health. And, high heart rate variability, a marker for good cardiovascular health, has been been found to correlate with more frequent sex!