Uric Acid Accelerates Brain Aging

Rising uric acid probably makes our minds slow down as we age.

Johns Hopkins and Yale university medical schools have found that a simple blood test to measure uric acid, a measure of kidney function, might reveal a risk factor for cognitive problems in old age. The findings appear in the January issue of Neuropsychology, which is published by the American Psychological Association (APA).

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