Parrot Coffee & Deli is now the proud carrier of a vast selection of Italian wines exclusive to the downtown Hollywood, FL area. Our regular customers have asked for us to start carrying wines and can now celebrate for we have listened. In fact, it has been discovered that drinking wine is good for your mind, as found in a study mentioned at Wine Spectator.
“Very moderate alcohol consumption has been observed to slow cognitive decline with age,” Martha Clare Morris, a nutritional epidemiologist and the lead researcher on the study, told Wine Spectator. “Red wine is rich in polyphenols that have been linked to brain protection.” In previous research, these protective properties have shown the potential to delay dementia, a brain condition caused by cognitive decline, and, when consumed as part of a Mediterranean diet, lengthen the lives of patients suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, the chronic neurodegenerative illness.
This new research, published in “Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association”, takes this discovery forward by developing a new food & liquid nutrition plan based on prior research. “We have been studying the effects [Read more…]