• Wine and health : research in action 

      Armstrong, G. O.; Lambrechts, M. G.; Mansvelt, E. P. G.; Van Velden, D. P.; Pretorius, I. S. (Academy of Science of South Africa, 2001)
      Is it possible that wine may indeed be the world's oldest medicine? Until the 18th century, wine played an integral role in medical practice. Not only was it safer to drink than most available water but its alcohol, ...