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No you are not imagining it, baby brain is real according to this new study!

Ever felt like you are not as sharp while pregnant? You keep forgetting things, are unable to focus and experience an over all feeling of mental decline? 301 more words

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Twice-weekly Workouts May be Best Medicine for Cognitive Decline

Cheryl Platzman Weinstock wrote . . . . . . . .

There’s little evidence that medications improve mild cognitive decline associated with aging, according to a new review of research, but doctors can recommend exercise with confidence. 679 more words

News And Articles

6 Ways to a better memory - Infographic

When I was in the working world, my memory was constantly being tested. Now that I am retired my memory concerns have morphed. Being a senior citizen, I feel more aware of and am more concerned about my memory for non-professional, but very personal, reasons. 50 more words

Aging

Lazy Saturday Reads: Trump Is Getting Boring. That Makes Him Even More Dangerous.

Good Morning!!

Maybe it just the holiday blues, but I’m bored with Trump. I’m bored with with the advance of authoritarianism and outright fascism in the United States of America. 1,980 more words

Morning Reads

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS: Make Them BUT, Be Smart About It!!!

Once again, a New Year is approaching. In my mind, I’m thinking, “Well, I made it through another year so I should be thankful for just that!” I also think, “what am I going to do in 2018 to stay both physically and mentally fit?” Well, the two go hand in hand. 594 more words

Alzheimer's

A salad a day may keep memory problems away - Study

If an apple a day keeps the doctor away, perhaps we finally have a follow up for seniors worried about slippage in cognition.

Eating about one serving per day of green, leafy vegetables may be linked to a slower rate of brain aging, according to a study published in the December 20, 2017, online issue of… 444 more words

Memory

"Hey, Alexa . . . THANK YOU!"

The Amazon Echo Dot can assist individuals with a dementia-related illness get through the day a little bit better. At a time when some folks are going tech-free, I’m discovering technology is actually helping me to live a better life. 1,022 more words

Alzheimer's