Regular Moderate Alcohol Intake Has Cognitive Benefits In Older Adults
Posted May 15th, 2010 at 1:28 pm
ScienceDaily (July 13, 2009) — A glass of wine here, a nightcap there – new research out of Wake Forest University School of Medicine suggests that moderate alcohol intake offers long-term cognitive protection and reduces the risk of dementia in older adults.
The study was presented at the Alzheimer's Association 2009 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD), in Vienna on July 13.
While previous studies have shown that moderate alcohol intake, particularly wine, is...