Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Brain Science: 10 New Studies That Get Inside Your Head

 Here is the link to a very interesting set of studies on the brain.  I include one paragraph to whet your appetite.  Yep, it's about chocolate, but you probably already know what it's gonna say.  The other nine paragraphs are equally as important. Go take a look.

"2) Send grandpa a vat of chocolate: Here’s yet another reason chocolate is awesome. Italian researchers have found that a cocoa drink rich in flavanols–the antidioxidants found in chocolate–can help sharpen the brains of people with memory problems. The antidioxidants are believed to protect brain cells and improve blood flow."


http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/ideas/2012/08/brain-science-10-new-studies-that-get-inside-your-head/