The Surprising Oral Health Benefits of Red Wine

teeth, health, smile, dentist,oral health, dental healthFans of red wine will be pleased to know that specific substances known as polyphenols are suspected to benefit the teeth and gums. Why might the dentist of the future recommend an occasional glass? The answers to this question may very well surprise you.
– Polyphenols in wine have been shown to block dangerous bacteria from building up within the mouth.
– These chemicals could play an active role in preventing tooth decay.
– Red wine helps keep the heart and circulatory system healthy.
–  As always, drink any form of alcohol in moderation.
“Of course, don’t overdo it; red wine is an alcoholic beverage, after all, and too much alcohol isn’t anyone’s friend.”
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