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October 28, 2003

Source: Daily Mail http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-200858/Factfile-red-wine-good-you.html

Scientists in Spain reported that red wine stopped people from getting colds. Experts at five universities found that people who drank more than two glasses of red wine a day had 44% fewer colds than teetotallers.

December 16, 2002

Source: Daily Mail http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-151568/How-glass-wine-help-beat-colds.html

Doctors have discovered that drinking a moderate amount can help develop a kind of immunity against the 200 viruses that trigger the common cold.

The study found that people who had more than 14 glasses of wine a week had a 40 per cent lower risk of getting a cold than teetotallers.

And the protection was even stronger for those who favoured red wine over white, said the report in the latest American Journal of Epidemiology.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-151568/How-glass-wine-help-beat-colds.html#ixzz0a836lLRS

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