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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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This is a general term used to refer to an individual who participates in a research study. Currently, many researchers prefer to use the term "participant". Before participating in any research study, all subjects must be informed of the goal of the study and the exact procedure they will undergo, and must give their free consent to participate.

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