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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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Memory Tip
Medicate Your Memory
Time-of-Day Effects on Memory

"Caffeine reduces time-of-day effects on memory performance in older adults," by Lee Ryan, Colleen Hatfield, and Melissa Hofstetter (Psychological Science, January 2002, Volume 13, Number 1, pp. 68-71).

"Optimal time of day and the magnitude of age differences in memory," by Cynthia May, Lynn Hasher, and Ellen Stoltzfus (Psychological Science, September 1993, Volume 4, Number 5, pp. 326-330).


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