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Australia has produced another study on the benefits of red wine, and how it helps reduce the risk of heart disease when consumed in moderation. There are lots of studies on how a little bit of red wine regularly can be helpful, but there are also lots of drawbacks, from the consequences alcohol can bring, […]

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Just in time for the holidays, a study has revealed that cocoa flavanols can actually REVERSE ageing in the brain. The study followed older adults, and tested both their memory, and looked at a region of the brain associated with memory loss. Both showed signs of improvement! (Note: they did not look at Alzheimer’s related […]

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People who had a bit of wine each day were almost a third less likely to have kidney problems—and even those who already had chronic kidney disease saw a similar improvement in their risk for a related cardiovascular event. For whatever reason (the study didn’t establish causation, just correlation) wine reduced protein in urine—a marker […]

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It’s not the first study to say it, but who cares: people who eat more chocolate, red wine, and berries are healthier than those who do not. Flavanols, found in red and blue berries (and the wine they make) as well as chocolate, are powerful antioxidants. (Looking for something greener? You can also find them […]

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