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Can Resveratrol, the ‘Wonder Chemical’ in Red Wine, Really Extend Life?

David Stipp on Life Extending Compounds

David Stipp, MS, author of The Youth Pill, discusses recent research that discovered that a compound found in red win called resveratrol expanded the life spans of mice on high-fat diets. The effect has been attributed to resveratrol’s affect on sirtuins, which may ameliorate problems that occur with aging.