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Dementia risk reduced by eating 'five-a-day'
 

Dementia risk reduced by eating 'five-a-day'

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Eating five portions of fruits and vegetables daily - in line with current recommendations - may reduce older adults' risk of dementia, study finds.
 
www.medicalnewstoday.com
 
26 Feb 2017 - General
 
I love how posts about awareness of eating fruits and vegetables are consistently being discussed in the community. This is something we do not see in the diet of most healthcare professionals after all. I also have a theory with how fruits and vegetables lower the risk of dementia. Fiber lessens atherosclerotic buildup in the vessels. Vascular cause of dementia is commonly found in those with cardiac problems and it is prudent to spread awareness of the benefits of five-a-day for this group of ...
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