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B VITAMINS SLOW BRAIN ATROPHY IN PEOPLE WITH MEMORY PROBLEMS September 11, 2010

Daily tablets of certain B vitamins can halve the rate of brain shrinkage in elderly people who suffer from mild memory problems, an Oxford University study has shown.

The two-year randomised clinical trial is the largest to study the effect of B vitamins on mild cognitive impairment, and one of the first disease-modifying trials in the Alzheimer’s field to show positive results in people. (more…)

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