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Cannabis abstinence tied to memory improvement in adolescents, young adults

Cannabis Abstinence Tied to Memory Improvement in Adolescents, Young Adults

By Ankur Banerjee (Reuters Health)  Not using cannabis for a month could improve learning ability for adolescents and young adults who used the drug at least...
Untreated hearing loss tied to cognitive decline in older adults

Untreated Hearing Loss Tied to Cognitive Decline in Older Adults

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  While age-related hearing loss has long been linked to cognitive decline, a UK study suggests hearing aids may help minimize the...
Office worker exercises during a lunch break at a park in central Tokyo

Recharge Your Brain at Work with Exercise That Doesn’t Require Much...

By Cheryl Platzman Weinstock (Reuters Health)  A good way to recharge your brain at work might be with a short bout of exercise that doesn't require...
Walking ability before heart surgery tied to brain function afterward

Walking Ability before Heart Surgery Tied to Brain Function Afterward

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Older adults who are faster on their feet may be less likely to suffer cognitive problems after heart surgery than...
Mild brain injuries tied to increased dementia risk

Mild Brain Injuries Tied to Increased Dementia Risk

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) People who have a mild traumatic brain injury - even without loss of consciousness - may be more than twice as...
Brain Aging Dramatically Reversed with Cannabis

Brain Aging Dramatically Reversed with Cannabis

Scientists have successfully reversed aging in the brain of elderly mice, by administering them with low-dose cannabis.   A collaboration between scientists from Germany and Israel...
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