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03/05/04 - From the Associated Press

Apples and Memory

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An apple a day might do a whole lot more than keep the doctor away. A new study from the University of Massachusetts suggests apples and apple products might be good for your brain and memory.

Researchers got the results after putting several mice on a month-long diet that included apple juice. They found the juice aided in memory and learning in the mice. It even counteracted the negative affects of a poor diet.

Researchers attribute the findings of the study to the naturally high-level of antioxidants in apples.

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