Experimental Gerontology. ADVERTISEMENT The research team wanted to investigate how cola might impact the rats’ brains in a controlled lab setting.
Prior research found a link between high cola intake and enhanced risk of cognitive decline and disease. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT Researchers placed the rats into two groups.
One group drank as much cola as they wanted and had water available. The other group only drank water. The team monitored the rats for 67 days and killed them on the 68th day to analyze their hippocampus and frontal cortex.Before killing the rats, the team gave them several maze tests to complete.Read more on powerofpositivity.com