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Daily cocoa consumption may soon be prescribed to older adults who wish to slow or even reverse cognitive declines. A recent study is providing important insights into the association between the flavanols in cocoa and memory performance.
-Health Guide September 15, 2015
ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta)– Having strong legs may help keep the brain sharp even as we age, according to new research.
Researchers say there is a “striking protective relationship” between leg strength and the ability to preserve mental capacity and brain structure over 10 years, as reported by… 194 more words
Very abstract concept to wrap my head around!
When I explained to the pain behavioral health specialist that my last two “out of control” pain episodes were the result of extremely happy days, she used several metaphors and analogies to help me understand. 688 more words
RCT Does Not Confirm That Moderate Intensity Physical Activity is More Effective than Health Education in Reducing Cognitive Decline in Elderly People – Pity
The attractive theory that exercise, perhaps by inducing body-wide intra-cellular autophagy, promotes the health of all tissues – including the brain – does not gain support from this RCT (total n=1,635). 90 more words