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Crosswords and Sudoku May Not Stop Mental Decline

Crosswords and Sudoku May Not Stop Mental Decline

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health)  Mental engagement through problem-solving games like crossword puzzles, sudoku and brain teasers may not offset cognitive losses due to age-related dementia,...
More evidence fruits and greens can be good for the brain

More Evidence Fruits and Greens Can Be Good for The Brain

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Middle-aged men who eat lots of fruits and vegetables may be lowering their odds of cognitive problems as they get on...
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...
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...
People take part in a session of aerobics in a fitness center at Vina del Mar.

Aerobic Exercise Slows Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s Disease

By Mary Gillis (Reuters Health) Cardiovascular exercise training may help slow the decline in brain function seen in Alzheimer’s patients, a new review of past research...