Resveratrol Kills Cancer
Here’s a little bit of Grape Thinking for you — it was just announced last week that University of Rochester medical researchers have showed for the first time that Resveratrol, the powerful antioxidant found in grape skins, helps destroy pancreatic cancer cells – Read more here. There is a lot of controversy over this topic and the researchers are calling it a very ‘seductive’ area of study right now.
We’re all about a healthy lifestyle and we think that wine is a vital component to healthy living.If more research like this surfaces, it’s going to transform wine from simply a sophisticated alcoholic beverage into the holistic human elixir. Check out this post we wrote a while back after reading a Fortune article about Resveratrol. There are going to be some very smart wine marketers that keep a pulse on this and will market their products accordingly.
Here are some stats on Resveratrol concentrations in wine and certain foods (peanuts and grapes). Resveratrol – Wikipediaelixir, Health, News, resveratrol