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I have a prostate cancer. Is drinking a glass of red wine occassionally dangerous or does it help to fight the cancer?
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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Radiation Oncology
9 doctors agree
In brief: No and No
It is not dangerous to have an occasional glass of wine.
Men should not have more than two glasses a day, women one glass per day. It will not help fight your cancer.

In brief: No and No
It is not dangerous to have an occasional glass of wine.
Men should not have more than two glasses a day, women one glass per day. It will not help fight your cancer.
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
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Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: May be helpful
There is evidence that drinking red wine may prevent prostate cancer.
There is no evidence it's dangerous. In vitro studies show that polyphenols in red wine may inhibit growth of prostate cancer- see http://www.Aim-digest.Com/gateway/pages/cancer/articles/prostate_check.Htm. Red wine contains resveratrol, a compound with anti-cancer properties, but for effective doses take high doses of extract.

In brief: May be helpful
There is evidence that drinking red wine may prevent prostate cancer.
There is no evidence it's dangerous. In vitro studies show that polyphenols in red wine may inhibit growth of prostate cancer- see http://www.Aim-digest.Com/gateway/pages/cancer/articles/prostate_check.Htm. Red wine contains resveratrol, a compound with anti-cancer properties, but for effective doses take high doses of extract.
Dr. Randy Baker
Dr. Randy Baker
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