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March 26, 2019 - Forbes

Mushrooms And Brain Health: New Research Finds A Potential Link Worth Considering

Mushrooms And Brain Health: New Research Finds A Potential Link Worth Considering
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Working even a small amount of mushrooms into a diet could potentially lower risk of mild cognitive impairment – a typical precursor to Alzheimer’s disease.

That’s the finding of a new observational study that tracked outcomes in a group of seniors 60 and older for six years.

Mushrooms are a long-time target of health research, with nutritional profiles brimming with antioxidants and other compounds thought to play roles in protecting cell health.

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