Monday, March 17, 2008

Beer: Brain Food

So we know beer is good for your health. We now know it also makes you smarter!

Well, not quite. Perhaps more like less dumb. At least, compared to wine.

It turns out, German researchers have discovered, the hippocampus in beer-swilling alcoholics is larger than that in a habitual wino. (It's biggest in healthy adults.) Score one for beer!

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