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This Week’s Wine Wisdom

This Week’s Wine Wisdom

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wine swirlingJust a few health benefits of drinking wine:

– While wine offers certain medical benefits, it may slightly increase the risk of contracting certain kinds of cancer of the digestive tract, particularly the esophagus. There is also a slightly increased risk of breast cancer.

– Red wine, typically more than white wine, has antioxidant properties and contains resveratrol, which seems to be important in the cardio-protective effects of wine.