• Flavonoid Intake and MRI Markers of Brain Health in the Framingham Offspring Cohort

    9 days ago - By Nutrition

    ABSTRACTBackgroundAlthough greater flavonoid intake is associated with a reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias , evidence relating dietary flavonoid intake to brain health based on MRI is lacking.ObjectiveThe objective of this study was to explore the association between dietary flavonoid intake and MRI measures of brain health, including total brain tissue volume , white matter hyperintensities volume , and hippocampal volume .MethodsEligible subjects included members of the Framingham Heart Study Offspring Cohort who were free of stroke at exam 7 and had at least 1...
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