Blueberries extend lifespan in roundworms.
Blueberries protect against damage from heart attack, prevents
post-heart attack congestive heart failure and cardiomyopathy
Blueberries improve senile memory loss, fight Alzheimer's, Parkinson's.
" ..... whole BB (blueberry) and combined PAC (proanthocyanidin)
fraction showed greater protective effects against the stressors than
the more fractionated polyphenolic components. "
Short-term blueberry-enriched diet prevents and reverses object
recognition memory loss in aging rats.
" ..... a considerable degree of age-related object memory decline can
be prevented and reversed by brief maintenance on blueberry diets. "
Grape Juice, Berries, and Walnuts Affect Brain Aging and Behavior.
" ..... berries, Concord grapes, and walnuts may increase “health span”
and enhance cognitive and motor function in aging. "
Blueberries protect the kidneys.
" Long-term feeding of BB-enriched diet lowered blood pressure, preserved
renal hemodynamics, and improved redox status in kidneys of hypertensive
rats and concomitantly demonstrated the potential to delay or attenuate
development of hypertension-induced renal injury .... "