Drinking wine can maintain heart health, prevent cancer and even settle a mean case of diarrhea. Research now shows it’s also good for your teeth and throat.
According to a new study, a cocktail of compounds found in both red and white wine fights germs that can cause dental plaque as well as sore throats. “Exposure to wine had a persistent antibacterial effect,” the authors wrote in their study, detailed in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Prior to their research, the authors said the effects of wine against germs found in the mouth hadn’t been studied.
| Tags: Cancer, Digestive, Heart Health |
Labels: Cancer, Digestive, Heart Health