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Stave Off Cognitive Decline With Seafood - Rush

I have written repeatedly about the benefits to the brain of cardiovascular exercise. You can fill yourself in on details from my Page – Important facts about your brain (and exercise benefits). 632 more words


Researchers find no evidence ‘brain training’ games offset aging, cognitive decline

A new, massive research effort has examined all available data on whether cognitive training, also colloquially referred to as ‘brain training,’ can offset cognitive decline. The data isn’t particularly positive. 16 more words

Dog Biscuits

There is something deeply redemptive about walking a dog. It’s not that I feel in particular need of absolution, or anything, but like paying off a mortgage, every little bit counts. 1,090 more words

Fight Old Age When You Are Young

You might not qualify for any senior citizen discounts yet. But ageing starts sooner than you might expect.

Age-related hearing starts going downhill at 25, though it isn’t noticeable until decades later. 1,085 more words

Human Interest

In Search of Lost Time: The Clock Test in Patients With Cognitive Decline

Simple Test for Cognitive Concerns

Perhaps no neurologic disorder is feared more than Alzheimer dementia. At least a few times a week, a concerned elderly man or woman comes to my office wondering whether their forgetfulness or loss of attention heralds descent into cognitive oblivion. 586 more words