Resveratrol, a compound that occurs naturally in red wine, has intrigued researchers for decades. A recent study in mice investigates how doctors might be able to use this chemical to reduce depression and anxiety.
In the United States and further afield, anxiety and depression are substantial challenges.
About 1 in 5 adults in the United States have experienced an anxiety disorder in the past year.
In addition, an estimated 7.1% of adults experienced a major depressive episode in 2017.