Sipping red wine will not make you immortal but moderate red wine consumption has been associated with a 17 percent reduced risk of death from all causes. What does this mean? When everything is averaged out, drinking some wine lowers your chance of succumbing to deadly diseases and accidents. As with other health benefits of wine, once you start drinking a lot, the effect reverses, making you more prone finding yourself in a deadly situation.
Credit: Getty Images
Powered By ZergNet
The Brutal Charm of an NFL Hit Man
Plus: Jesse Ventura vs. the Navy Seals
ON NEWSSTANDS NOW
When to Say No to Your Doctor
Sign up to receive the Men’s Journal newsletter and special offers from MJ and its marketing partners.