Folate--the brain's friend or foe?

A. M.
December 2005
Prevention;Dec2005, Vol. 57 Issue 12, p38
This article focuses on folate and the news that it could be harmful to the brain. A new study suggests that folate, in large amounts, may contribute to mental decline. Several other studies suggest that folate in high doses slowed loss of memory and helped decrease the risk of Alzheimer's disease. It is recommended to take folate to keep the mind agile.


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