Mediterranean diet reduces the risk of dementia
During the recent Alzheimer's Association International Conference in London, a study by Dr Claire McEvoy of CPH entitled 'Neuroprotective diets are associated with better cognitive performance: the Health and Retirement study' received considerable media attention. Some of the coverage can be found here:
It also made the front page of the UK Daily Express and was featured on CNN.
In addition, a second study by Dr McEvoy ( 'Diet Inflammatory Index, Inflammation and cognitive decline in oldsecond study er adults: the Health ABC study') won the poster prize, from >2000 abstracts.