Red wine will take your blues away – it’s science

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Red wine will take your blues away – it’s science

Scientists have found that a plant compound in red wine and grape skins is an antidepressant

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You’ve probably heard that a glass of red wine here and there is good for you and regular consumption may cut your risk of stroke, heart disease and high cholesterol, and may even boost your immune system.

But new research has nudged the bar of its health benefits even higher, suggesting it can even be used to treat mental health disorders.

Scientists at the University at Buffalo in the US have found that the plant compound resveratrol, found in red wine and grape skins, is an antidepressant...

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