Popping Champagne? Health Benefits of Bubbly

  • Topic Info:Whether you're celebrating at a wedding, or toasting to the New Year, champagne might be your go-to drink.

    It turns out that there may actually be some health benefits from popping bottles. For example, while a glass of wine usually contains 120 calories, a four-ounce glass of champagne contains only 90 calories.

    A recent study also found that drinking one to three glasses of champagne a week can help delay the onset of dementia and memory loss.

    Will you be toasting to good health this year?

    Listen in as John Higgins, MD, shares the health benefits of drinking champagne.
  • Host: Melanie Cole, MS