Thursday, January 20, 2005

Daily Drink May Protect Brain in Old Age, Study Says

Booze = Good for Brain

OK, so the study was for "women age 70 and older"...but still, it goes one hope.

"Alcohol at modest levels does a lot of good things,'' said Francine Grodstein, associate professor at Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School. ``There's been growing evidence that the same things that are good or bad for your heart are good or bad for your brain, and it's known that moderate alcohol consumption decreases cardiovascular disease.''

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