January 23, 2008

Top 10 Reasons to Drink Red Wine

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10. Reduced risk of death from nearly all causes: European researchers suggest that moderate daily intake of red wine (22-32 g of alcohol) has a protective effect on all-cause mortality.

9. Decreases the harmful effects of smoking.

8. Helps to prevent coronary heart disease.

7. Promotes Prevents blood clot formation. [I was drunks.]

6. Helps prevent the initiation and progression of atherosclerosis (hardening or "furring" of the arteries.

5. Lowers post-meal blood pressure in hypertensive persons.

4. Reduces the risk of kidney stone formation.

3. Moderate wine drinking correlates with a lower risk for Alzheimer's disease.

2. Makes you drunk.

1. Makes her drunker.

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Posted by Vanderleun at January 23, 2008 8:58 AM | TrackBack
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"Moderate" is what, around 1 bottle per night?

That I can do.

Posted by: Mr. Bingley at January 24, 2008 12:02 PM

I believe #7 should read "prevents blood clot formation", something you want to prevent in a narrowed coronary artery so it doesn't get completely plugged solid.

Posted by: teresa at January 24, 2008 12:23 PM
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