Midlife dietary intake of antioxidants and risk of late-life incident dementia: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study.

@article{Laurin2004MidlifeDI,
  title={Midlife dietary intake of antioxidants and risk of late-life incident dementia: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study.},
  author={Danielle Laurin and Kamal H. Masaki and Daniel J. Foley and Lon R. White and Lenore J. Launer},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={159 10},
  pages={959-67}
}
Antioxidants have been hypothesized to protect against Alzheimer's disease, but studies conducted in late life have been inconsistent. Risk factors measured in midlife may better predict dementia in late life because they are less affected by the disease process. The authors examined the association of midlife dietary intake of antioxidants to late-life… CONTINUE READING