Taking a Daily Multivitamin Linked to Improved Cognitive Function in Older Adults


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A new study comparing daily consumption of cocao versus multivitamins shows the multivitamins improved brain function in older adults, and the benefit was greater for those with a history of heart disease. Listen in this week as Dee discusses the results of the study and what it means for your cognitive health.


Baker, L. D., Manson, J. E., Rapp, S. R., Sesso, H. D., Gaussoin, S. A., Shumaker, S. A., & Espeland, M. A. (2022). Effects of cocoa extract and a multivitamin on cognitive function: A randomized clinical trial. Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association, 2022, 1–12. https://doi.org/10.1002/alz.12767

Link to Multivitamins: https://amzn.to/3C6rU6D

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