Can drinking ketones provide cognitive benefits in people with mild cognitive impairment?


  • Ketone supplementation (30 g/day) may help bypass the brain glucose deficit to improve cognitive function in people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI).

Why this matters

  • MCI is associated with impaired brain glucose uptake. Ketone supplementation provides an alternative energy source for the brain and could help improve cognition in people with MCI.

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