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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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Medicate Your Memory

Tremors are quivering, usually involuntary, movements. They may occur continually or may only appear at certain times. For example, tremors may appear during times of extreme emotion (e.g. trembling with fear).

Many patients with Parkinson's disease display "resting tremors", tremors that appear when the patient is at rest but are suppressed when the patient is moving.

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