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    Default Study Reveals New Health Benefits For Grapes

    Maura Maxwell
    November 11 2021

    Grape consumption benefits gut microbiome and cholesterol metabolism

    A new clinical study published in the scientific journal Nutrients has found that consuming grapes significantly increases the diversity of bacteria in the gut which is considered essential to good health.
    Additionally, consuming grapes was shown to significantly decrease cholesterol levels, as well as bile acids which play an integral role in cholesterol metabolism. The findings suggest a promising new role for grapes in gut health and reinforce the benefits of grapes on heart health.
    In the intervention study, conducted at the University of California, Los Angeles, and led by principal investigator Zhaoping Li, healthy subjects consumed the equivalent of 1.5 cups of grapes per day for four weeks. The subjects consumed a low fibre/low polyphenol diet throughout the study.

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