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Issue: July 31, 1996

July 31, 1996 Grapevine A medical study in the Netherlands suggests that elderly people who routinely drink moderate amounts of alcohol may think better. Researchers examined the alcohol intake of several hundred men with a mean age of 75 for eight years ending in 1993 and tested them to assess cognitive functions such as memory and language abilities.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 31, 1996.

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