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posted by October 14 at 10:23 AMon
Wine may get better with age but the wine drinkers won’t.
The more alcohol you drink, the more your brain shrinks, a new study has found.
“The take-home message is that, if you drink a lot, you’re going to hurt your brain,” said Rajesh Miranda, an associate professor of neuroscience and experimental therapeutics at the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine. “This is something we knew, but this is a huge study that quantifies that.” …
[T]he more a person drank, the more their brain volume diminished. This relationship was somewhat more pronounced in women, although women tended to be lighter drinkers.