Beer could make you smarter? - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Beer could make you smarter?

Posted:
WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Having a few drinks can usually liven up a party or lighten the mood but a new study finds drinking beer could also make you smarter. 

Scientists compared a group of drunk and sober people. They say drinkers were better at creative problem-solving tasks and faster but they were worse at memory tasks. Researchers say alcohol diminishes working memory capacity. 

 

 

 

Powered by Frankly