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Magazine Archives: Oct. 31, 2006

Mediterranean Diet May Deter Alzheimer's

Jacob Gaffney
Issue: October 31, 2006

To keep yourself thinking clearly into old age, stick with a diet rich in fish, fresh vegetables and olive oil, and wash it all down with some wine, according to a new study. The research, published in the Annals of Neurology, found that volunteers who adhered closely to a Mediterranean diet, which includes moderate amounts of wine with meals, were 40 percent less likely to develop Alzheimer's disease.

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