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Fatty food weighs down muscles and memory
Pumping Neurons: Exercise to maintain a healthy brain
The evidence is growing that moderate regular exercise boosts memory and other brain functions and may help prevent age-related declines.
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How Parkinsonís disease affects the mind

It’s not just a movement disorder. Besides causing tremors and other motion-related symptoms, Parkinson’s disease affects memory, learning, and behavior.

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Creative healing: art therapy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
As medical science races to cure dementia, storytelling and other creative activities promise a better quality of life for the millions already diagnosed.
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Medicate Your Memory
Memory Loss

Memory loss can refer to a specific instance of forgetting or, more generally, to an overall impairment in memory ability compared to what is expected from a healthy individual. See also: Memory, Age-Associated Memory Impairment and Amnesia.

Further Reading:

R. Campbell, editor (1995) Broken Memories: Case Studies in Memory Impairment. Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishers.


by Catherine E. Myers. Copyright © 2006 Memory Loss and the Brain