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Study: Resveratrol Does not Contribute to Longevity

Resveratrol, a substance found in red wine, dark chocolate and berries, has long been hailed as heart healthy and a way to fight cancer by reducing bodily inflammation.  But a new study found that the antioxidant compound had no effect on healthful living.   A study led by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine ophthalmologist Richard Semba studied a group of 783 residents over the age of 65 in the Chianti region of Italy.  The group of regular wine-drinkers took no...

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