Two Cups Of Grapes A Day, Keeps Alzheimer's Away! Is Grapes The Key To Alzheimer's? New Study Suggests
A new study conducted by the University of California, Los Angeles suggests that consuming grapes as much as twice a day in a span of six months may have the ability to protect a potential victim against significant metabolic decline in Alzheimer-related areas of the brain in a study of people with early memory decline. The study finds that for those who are consuming a grape-enriched diet also exhibited increased metabolism in other areas of the brain that correlated with individual improvements in attention and working memory performance, as compared to those on the non-grape diet.
Grapes: The Key To Alzheimer's?
In one of his statements reported by News Medical Life Sciences, lead investigator of the study, Dr. Daniel H. Silverman has revealed that the study examines the impact of grapes as a whole fruit as compared to isolated compounds and the results suggest that regular intake of grapes may provide a protective effect against early decline associated with Alzheimer's disease. It was found that the study made by Dr. Silverman and his team contributes to the growing evidence that supports a beneficial role for grapes in neurologic and cardiovascular health. However, the researchers have highly emphasized that more clinical studies with larger groups of subjects are needed to confirm the effects observed in the said study.
The Study On Grapes
Meanwhile, according to reports revealed by New Atlas, in conducting the study, the researchers made sure that it has involved 10 test subjects, half of them were males and half of them were females. All of whom were in the early stages of cognitive decline. Furthermore, it was found that half of the respondents were randomly selected to ingest whole grape powder twice a day for six months, at a dosage equivalent to 2.25 cups (532 ml) of fresh grapes per day, while the other half consumed what they didn't realize was a placebo, but was noted not to have contained grape polyphenol micronutrients. Ultimately, the researchers of the study believe that grape polyphenols help promote antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities which is seen to help support brain health by working in multiple ways. It is said that grape polyphenols helps in maintaining the levels of a key brain chemical that promotes memory to exerting anti-inflammatory effects.
New Memory Loss Treatment Used In Research
Dementia is a degenrative disease that afflicts the elderly. A new memory loss treatment is used in reseach for dementia.
Bilingual People And Alzheimer's: Why Bilingualism Is Good For Your Mental Health
Recent study shows that being bilingual may actually help you delay the onset of Alzheimer's. Researchers say that those who speak two or more languages have better connectivity in the brain's key areas.
News Study Found In Mushrooms: Can Reduce Or Delay Dementia And Alzheimer's Disease
A study of 11 types of mushrooms found out that they boosted the brain’s functions by raising the production of a chemical called nerve growth factor, or NGF, according to the study. That also lessen the risk of Dementia and Alzhiemer's Disease
Ancient Maya Civilization: Newly Discovered Artificial Plateau Challenges Traditional Archaeological Beliefs
Scientists have recently discovered new information about ancient Maya civilization breaking the traditional archaeological belief.
Blind People Can Now See the Shape of Different Letters with Brain Implant
A group of scientists from the Baylor College of Medicine located in Houston has recently developed a certain brain implant that actually allows both blind and sighted participants to "see" the shape of different letters!
MORE IN ITECHPOST
Shoot It Right From the Start - Unfold Digital Photography with These 11 Methods
Right from the beginning, if you start taking pictures from a digital camera, it would create an excellent collection of exotic images.
2 NASA astronauts are home from ISS, proving SpaceX can safely bring people to and from space
After a two-month mission, SpaceX brings back home 2 astronauts, proving that it could transport people to and from space safely.
Something is Surely Brewing Within Destiny 2
How are you keeping on? There's a whole lot of content in the game and even though some of it is going away, the great variety won't go anywhere. On top of that, new stuff will be added and the huge add-on announced not that long ago kind of gives you hint about that. If you've played this game long enough, then you know you can't have everything, but what if there was a way? Of course, we're talking about Destiny 2 boosting. But it's not just good for herding some items. Our services can be used for any in-game goal, small or big.