B Vitamins Halve Brain Shrinkage Rate In People With Memory Impairment

Alzheimer’s Society Comment

A _major University of Oxford study_
(http://www.medicaln ewstoday. com/articles/ 200425.php) has shown that daily tablets of B vitamins can halve the
rate of brain atrophy in older people with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI).

The two year randomised double-blind clinical trial is the largest to
study the effect of B vitamins on MCI and one of the first disease-modifying
trials in the Alzheimer’s field to show positive results in people, according
to the study.

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