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.
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