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Study: Red wine may not extend life after all

Updated: 05/13/2014 2:07 PM
Created: 05/13/2014 2:01 PM WNYT.com
By: WNYT Staff

That daily glass of red wine may not help you live longer after all.

That's according to a new study out of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

It finds the antioxidant, Resveratrol is not associated with longevity or a decrease in heart disease or cancer as previously thought.

Resveratrol is found in red wine, chocolate and grapes.

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