IQ could be
due to substances they
contain, such as polyphenol, which are believed to slow the ageing
process, " Hiroshi Shimokata, head of epidemiology research,
It was premature to
drinking wine or sake
slowed the deterioration of brain functions in the elderly ,or
warded off senility. The research does ,however, suggest that this is one way
mentally alert longer.
a sobering caveat: drinking
may make you dimmer. "People who drink more than 540
milli-litres [a little over a pint] of sake or wine
intelligence quotients than those
who did not drink at
all, " Hiroshi Shimokata said, "Moderation
is very important.