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Dr. Domenico Praticò Offers Insight to NBC News on Early Clinical Trial Results That Suggest Daily Multivitamin Use May Delay Cognitive Decline in Older Adults

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Domenico Praticò, MD, Scott Richards North Star Charitable Foundation Chair for Alzheimer’s Research, Director and Professor of the Alzheimer’s Center at Temple, and Professor of Neural Sciences and in the Center for Translational Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, spoke with NBC News about early findings from a clinical trial that suggest taking a daily multivitamin may delay cognitive decline in older adults. The results, which were presented at the Clinical Trials on Alzheimer’s Disease conference in Boston, are currently under review and have not yet been published in a peer-reviewed journal. Dr. Praticò was not involved in the clinical trial.