Saturday, November 18, 2006

Red Wine; drink lots

Whooo-hoo! Now this is a happy news story. More news on the benevolence of red wine. I'm gonna live forever! Oh, and I am going to put a homeschooling label on this post because you really need a drink by Friday after the work is done (preferably at 3:01P.M.)

-Tasha Rhodes Libertarian

Red wine ingredient increases endurance, study shows

A drug already shown to reverse the effects of obesity in mice and make them live longer has now been shown to increase their endurance as well.

Experts say the finding may open up a new field of research on similar drugs that may be relevant to the prevention of diabetes and other diseases.

An ordinary laboratory mouse will run one kilometer on a treadmill before collapsing from exhaustion. But mice given resveratrol, a minor component of red wine and other foods, run twice as far. They also have energy-charged muscles and a reduced heart rate, just as trained athletes do, More here

Tasha Rhodes That Girl Tasha Libertarian blogger libertarian girl

4 comments:

Matt said...

Hey, this is good news!
Your blog has a lot of interesting content.
Best wishes.

GeorgeM said...

This is really wonderful news because white wine taste like crap.

ThatGirlTasha said...

Truer words wer never spoken,GeorgeM.
Thanks
Tasha

ThatGirlTasha said...

Thanks,Matt-I'm on my way to check out your blog, as well.
Your novel looks like something I'll have to pick up.
Tasha