Wine

Stop the Flu With Resveratrol

…Drakshasava for hundreds of years. It has been prescribed for both digestive and cardiac problems with a great deal of success. It happens to be a wine preparation made from red grapes, cinnamon, and other herbs and spices. Recent laboratory analysis has found that it is an excellent source of both…

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Six Steps to Preventing Kidney Stones

…. * Decaffeinated coffee decreased risk by nine percent. * Tea reduced risk by eight percent. • Wine reduced risk by a whopping 59 percent! (This study did not distinguish between red and white wine. Based on the volumes of research concerning red wine’s additional health-promoting properties, however…

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Replacements and Substitutions for Healthier Cooking

…fresh herbs. Experiment with fresh herbs, spices, wine and lemon juice as substitutes for the decreased salt in your diet. Also, try Angostura Bitters, curry powder, and dill weed to add flavor to foods that may otherwise seem “flat” at first. Wine is great in chicken dishes, lemon juice perks up…

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What Your Chocolate Cravings Could Mean

…when eaten in moderation. In fact, one study found that two tablespoons of cocoa powder exhibited twice the antioxidant capability of California red wine (140 mL, or almost 5 oz.). It also had two to three times the antioxidant activity of green tea and four to five times that of black tea (each cup made…

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