Blueberry supplementation improves memory in older adults.

  title={Blueberry supplementation improves memory in older adults.},
  author={Robert Krikorian and Marcelle D Shidler and Tiffany A Nash and Wilhelmina Kalt and Melinda R. Vinqvist-Tymchuk and Barbara Shukitt-Hale and J. A. Joseph},
  journal={Journal of agricultural and food chemistry},
  volume={58 7},
The prevalence of dementia is increasing with expansion of the older adult population. In the absence of effective therapy, preventive approaches are essential to address this public health problem. Blueberries contain polyphenolic compounds, most prominently anthocyanins, which have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects. In addition, anthocyanins have… CONTINUE READING