A Toast to Your Health

Champagne Bucket
Champagne Bucket (Photo credits: West Elm)

Winos and alcohol lovers rejoice, there is now a reason to indulge in the bubbly this season, and it’s for your health and longevity.

“Sounds to me like a great excuse to drink. But don’t get too excited just yet.

The research, published by Reading University, claims that people who regularly drink champagne could also boost their spatial memory. And the researchers seem pretty excited about the results.

Professor Jeremy Spencer from Reading University said, “This research … illustrates for the first time that moderate consumption of champagne has the potential to influence cognitive functioning such as memory … Champagne, which lacks flavonoids, is also capable of influencing brain function through the actions of smaller phenolic compounds, previously thought to lack biological activity.””

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