Top Three Benefits of Drinking a Hearty Glass of Wine


You drink wine, preferably red with meat, chicken, cheese, or fish. You long for it after a hectic weekend. You raise a toast on special occasions as well. Wine means happiness, fun, and celebration. Then, is drinking wine healthy? What do you think? Yes, it is if you drink in moderation along with food. Be it reducing the mortality rate or fighting the cancer cells, a glass of wine at the end of the day will do you no harm.

According to an article published on, wine has antioxidants like resveratrol and quercetin, which some believe are good for your cardiovascular health. Pour yourself not more than five ounces in a glass, which is considered healthy. Therefore, let us walk you through the three major benefits of drinking wine.

  1. Improves your immunity

It is true that you should not stop taking your vitamin capsules, but pouring some wine into your glass and drinking in moderation will improve your immunity. It helps you fight infections and keep your immune system in control. However, do not get carried away and end up drinking more glasses of wine that you should. Excessive drinking may lead to adverse effects and defeat the entire purpose of staying healthy and fit. Do not succumb to peer pressure. It is fine if you drink wine in moderation.

  1. Fights cancer

Wine has antioxidants, and in an effort to fight the free radicals in your body, other complications may arise, such as cancer. Wine is the solution to the problems to fight the cancer cells. Explore sites like Sokolin to learn more about white wine. That is because white wine is loaded with antioxidants to battle cancer. Based on the findings of the University of Barcelona, it was discovered that the phenols present in white wine have enough antioxidant to fight cancer. Red wine also has benefits, but people believe that it has its advantages if you drink in moderate amount.

  1. Reduces cholesterol

If you have bad cholesterol, drink wine before retiring to bed because the procyanidins present in red wine helps in boosting your heart health and reducing cholesterol levels. However, you should always consult your physician before taking wine, especially ask about the amount of wine you should have at night.

Resveratrol also helps in cutting back on bad cholesterol or LDL while increasing the good cholesterol or HDL level. It also shows that red wine benefits people with blood pressure. Ask your doctor before drinking a glass of red wine if you have blood pressure problems. If you have issues keeping your cholesterol level low, drink medicinal red wine every day.


There are other health benefits of drinking red or white wine. Though this is not the comprehensive list, the primary benefits have been mentioned in this article. Many also believe that wine promotes longevity and healthy living. Besides a Mediterranean diet, fresh vegetables, salad, lean meat, and olive oil, add a glass of wine to your diet to increase your lifespan. The resveratrol does the magic.

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LaDonna Dennis

LaDonna Dennis is the founder and creator of Mom Blog Society. She wears many hats. She is a Homemaker*Blogger*Crafter*Reader*Pinner*Friend*Animal Lover* Former writer of Frost Illustrated and, Cancer...SURVIVOR! LaDonna is happily married to the love of her life, the mother of 3 grown children and "Grams" to 3 grandchildren. She adores animals and has four furbabies: Makia ( a German Shepherd, whose mission in life is to be her attached to her hip) and Hachie, (an OCD Alaskan Malamute, and Akia (An Alaskan Malamute) who is just sweet as can be. And Sassy, a four-month-old German Shepherd who has quickly stolen her heart and become the most precious fur baby of all times. Aside from the humans in her life, LaDonna's fur babies are her world.

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4 years ago

This post was very well written, and it also contains a lot of useful facts. I enjoyed your distinguished way of writing the post. Thanks, you have made it easy for me to understand.

4 years ago

Wine has many benefits such as it control the cholesterol level, sugar level, normal the heartbeat, best for the stomach, in addition, it is a best for heart diseases. It is also best for cancer diseases. The advantages of wine that you mention in the article it is really unbelievable. I really don’t know about these advantages of drinking.