Cheers to resveratrol red wine extract!
You might be wondering, how can wine be beneficial to your health. It is not the alcohol present in the wine which is beneficial, it’s the anti-oxidants present in wine that provides the health benefits.
Red wine mainly contains anti- oxidants like anthrocyanidins, polyphenols and resveratrol.
Resveratrol red wine extract and the other polyphenols and bioflavonoid are present in huge amounts in the leaves, bark and twigs of the grape vines. It is a compound that behaves similar to the Calorie Restriction Diet (CR). It is formed when the plants are attacked by bacteria or fungi.
Resveratrol red wine extract is a strong and natural anti-oxidant, 20 times as effective as vitamin C and acts synergistically with vitamin C and enhances the effects of each other.
We can sum up the uses of Resveratrol red wine extract as:
- It has an anti-clotting effect that prevents the formation of thrombi or blood clots in the blood vessels and hence avoidance of heart attacks and strokes.
- It increases high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol which in turn avoids heart diseases.
- Too much of LDL cholesterol in your blood can increase your risk to cardiovascular disease but it reduces production of low density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol.
- It has an anti-cancer effect.
- It is said to promote the formation of new dendrites in the brain.
- It aids in the formation of nerve cells that protects against a range of neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson’s or other dementias.
- It can assist in weight loss programs and for the control of diabetes.
- It is recently shown in research that it extends lifespan. The Longevity Factor: How Resveratrol and Red Wine Activate Genes for a Longer and Healthier Life
After reading all these benefits, you might be tempted to start drinking red wine. We are not telling you to start. If you don’t drink red wine, there are other products which have same effect. It is just that those who drink red wine moderately, can avoid these diseases. And you know excess of everything is bad!