Dietary Supplements
6:23 pm
Thu October 25, 2012

Study: Resveratrol Shows No Health Benefits In Healthy Older Women

Reveratrol is a compound in the skin of grapes. It's found in low amounts in red wine, and in higher doses in dietary supplements.
Robert Boston/Washington University

A popular supplement made from a component of red wine may not be beneficial after all – at least if you’re healthy to start with.

That’s according to a new study out of Washington University – the first to test the potential benefits of resveratrol in healthy people.

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