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8 Facts About Wine That Will Make You Say "Hakuna Moscato!"

Merlot, is it me you're looking for?

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Drinking wine can improve your sex life.

No, seriously. Several studies have concluded that drinking red wine has a direct relation to a higher libido in both men and women. Wine not just screw it tonight?

A single glass of red wine contains the same amount of antioxidants as 20 glasses of apple juice.

Oh my gourd. Move over, apple juice.

There is an actual fear for people afraid of wine. It's called Oenophobia.

Let's all take a moment of silence for those oenophobics out there. Sip happens, am I right?

Red wine can help fight cavities.

You heard right. A study from the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry found that drinking red wine can kill plaque-causing bacteria on teeth. I guess there's a benefit to that flashy purple wine mouth.

There's a unit of measurement for wine called a 'butt.'

Less than a ton but more than a barrel. Hehe, butt, what a "pour" decision.

Less than a ton but more than a barrel. Hehe, butt, what a "pour" decision.

Drinking red wine can help combat obesity.

While studies for this claim have only been conducted on women, evidence proves that drinking moderate amounts of red wine can lessen the chances of weight gain. Hey ladies, red wine contains zero fat and zero cholesterol. Can I get a "HOLLA"? I mean, wine is made from grapes and grapes are made from the earth, so therefore, wine is a healthy gift from the Gods.

Red wine can lessen the chances of developing depression.

A moderate intake of red wine can lower the risk of depression, according this this study. Everyone sing it with me now, "Sip me baby one more time!"

Red wine drinkers tend to have a longer lifespan.

Scientists have discovered that an ingredient contained in red wine, reservatrol, can prevent memory loss, inhibit the formation of cancer, and lessen the existence of fat cells in the body, all of which contribute to an extended life expectancy. Sip, sip, hooray!

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