Tag Archives: Blood Flow to the Brain

Cocoa Flavanols Help Prevent Memory Decline? (BBC News / NHS Choices / Neurology)

Summary Another small study indicates that drinking cocoa regularly may help people with impaired blood flow to the brain preserve or improve their memories and brain function. This recent study involved 60 elderly people (with an average age of 73) without dementia . Ultrasound tests before the research indicated that … Continue reading

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Beetroot Juice May Help Combat Dementia?

[This abstract first appeared in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT) Volume 1 Issue 5 December 2010]. Abstract A daily glass of beetroot juice may delay the onset of dementia among older adults, according to this research. Nitrates occur in high levels … Continue reading

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