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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
Side Effect

A side effect is an effect of a drug other than that which is intended or desired. Usually, a side effect refers to an undesirable effect such as nausea, headache, insomnia, or other symptom, which occurs when an individual takes a drug intended to relieve some other condition. Side effects can range in severity, and in some cases side effects may be severe enough that drug treatment should be stopped or dosage reduced. Side effects can also occur when two or more medications, each safe enough in isolation, interact to produce undesirable consequences (see: drug interaction).

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