NaturalNews: “Study: Resveratrol, a compound found in grapes, can protect against cognitive decline” – August 30, 2022

Study: Resveratrol, a compound found in grapes, can protect against cognitive decline 
by Belle Carter

(Natural News) Several studies have found that resveratrol, a compound found in grapes, berries, peanuts and red wine, can help protect brain cells by stimulating the destruction of specific proteins.

A recent study published in the Journal of Neuroinflammation showed that resveratrol supplementation reduced cognitive and functional decline in patients with mild Alzheimer’s disease.

Resveratrol is a natural substance produced by several types of plants as a response and defense against stress, fungi, toxins or ultraviolet radiation. Because of its protective nature, resveratrol is classified as a flavonoid antioxidant and has been the subject of much scientific scrutiny for its health-promoting qualities.

One such quality is its ability to support brain and nervous system health. Resveratrol is unique among antioxidants because it can cross the blood-brain barrier – meaning, it can be beneficial to neural health. …

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https://www.naturalnews.com/2022-08-26-resveratrol-in-grapes-protects-against-cognitive-decline.html

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