Wine (or alcohol in general) in moderate amounts as a “sex stimulant” has always played a very important role as a “love potion” in cultural history (among many other, often based on superstition). Significantly, the Romans (the Greek Dionysos appropriate) Bacchus the god of fertility, ecstasy and wine. The positive effect is undisputed Weingenuss in the interpersonal area. You are more willing to indulge your feelings, break down inhibitions, throw away prejudices and be more open and much more communicative - provided that you enjoy wine moderately and with reason. Apart from this aspect of socialization, wine also has a direct effect on the human hormone system. This is due to the many that are present in wine pheromones (Sexual fragrances) triggered. There is stimulation of the thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas and sexual organs.
With low consumption of Wine respectively. alcohol the libido (sex drive) is stimulated. Alcohol increases the production of estrogen (female sex hormones) and increases the effect. This effect can have a positive effect for women in the menopause (menopause). The estrogen level retained during menopause increases the risk of osteoporosis. Moderate wine consumption raises estrogen levels and at least contributes to normalization. Concerns that moderate male wine consumption damages sperm cells are unfounded. This claim has never been scientifically proven. There are innumerable comments and poetic verses by artists, poets and other personalities about the aphrodisiac effect of wine. Even the famous Greek doctor Hippocrates 460 to 377 BC Chr.) Reports about it. A particularly beautiful remark comes from the Roman poet ovid (43 BC to 8 AD), further examples are under Quotes contain. See also under the keywords intoxication. Satyricon. symposium and drinking culture,