Fruit, vegetables and prevention of cognitive decline or dementia: a systematic review of cohort studies.

@article{Loef2012FruitVA,
  title={Fruit, vegetables and prevention of cognitive decline or dementia: a systematic review of cohort studies.},
  author={Martin Loef and Herald Walach},
  journal={The journal of nutrition, health & aging},
  year={2012},
  volume={16 7},
  pages={626-30}
}
BACKGROUND Regular consumption of fruit and vegetables has been considered to be associated with a reduced risk of dementia and age-associated cognitive decline, although the association is currently unsupported by a systematic review of the literature. METHODS We searched Medline, Embase, Biosis, ALOIS, the Cochrane library, different publisher databases as well as bibliographies of retrieved articles. All cohort studies with a follow-up of 6 months or longer were included if they reported… CONTINUE READING