30 Dec Celebrate the new year with a good wine! the benefits of this drink in the elderly
The arrival of a new year always merits a great celebration, and it is common for these celebrations to drink alcoholic beverages. Although many people always gets a conflict when deciding whether or not it is appropriate for the elderly to consume them, this time we want to delve more into the specific issue of wine, which is already known for its great benefits, especially in older adults.
In addition to having an exquisite taste unlike other drinks, wine activates a protective gene against tumors and cellular aging.
Thanks to resveratrol 1, a polyphenol found in the skin of grapes, a chemical pathway is activated that serves to limit DNA damage in cells that otherwise results in aging and disease. This has previously been related to the prolongation of an improvement in the quality of life of laboratory animals, such as the decrease in heart diseases and among other ailments in humans.
It is a reality that ingesting elements rich in polyphenols improves cognitive function and prevents neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s. It is scientifically proven that the responsible consumption of wine helps, thanks to its high content of polyphenols, to prevent these diseases, especially among older people
This new year let’s celebrate the company of our seniors in the company of the whole family, remember that keeping in touch with them is also an important part of work in terms of improving their health.
At CasaMar Senior Living we celebrate all the festivities of the year, and this new year will be no exception. Learn more about our exclusive retreat concept in front of one of the most exclusive seas in Mexico. Visit us in 2021 and learn more about our services!