Red Wine: A Superhero for Dental Health!

19 March 2018
19 March 2018, Comments: 0

A team of scientists have discovered that red wine has a positive effect on dental health.

In summary:

– The key ingredients found in red wine that have antioxidant properties and provide numerous health benefits are called polyphenols.

– The study showed that two polyphenols found in grapes and red wine (caffeic acid and p-coumaric acid) can help protect against harmful bacteria that cause gum disease and cavities.

– Visiting your dentist regularly will ensure your teeth and gums stay strong and healthy.

“The protective effect of the two polyphenols was enhanced by the presence of the probiotic.”

Read the full story here: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321028.php

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