Why wine is good for your brain

Pop quiz: What is the one modifiable lifestyle factor associated with the lowest rate of decline in mental function with age? (Hint: It isn’t doing Sudoku or crossword puzzles, though I am a fan.) (Another hint: This is a blog about the health benefits of wine.) With rare exception, wine consumed regularly and in moderation…

Wine & Health and the Triumph of Bacchus

For the cover of my book Wine & Health: Making sense of the new science and what it means for wine lovers, my publisher chose a painting portraying the story of the Triumph of Bacchus.