Sipping Red Wine for Your 'Health'? It's a Myth

www.bbc.com Published: May 13, 2014
Advertisement
;

Red wine may not be as good for you as hoped, say scientists who have studied the drink's ingredient that is purported to confer good health, according to BBC News.



The team tracked the health of nearly 800 villagers from the Chianti region of Italy to see if their local tipple had any discernable impact.

They found no proof that the wine ingredient resveratrol stops heart disease or prolongs life.

H/T: Newser
See this story on www.bbc.com