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Posted on Aug. 19, 2014, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Lifestyle
Brain Games

Playing cards and checkers, and doing crosswords or other puzzles, enhance brain volume in regions associated with Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Posted on Aug. 15, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Alzheimer's Disease Lifestyle
Gardens Calm the Senses

Outdoor green spaces offer environments that help to promote relaxation, encourage activity and reduce agitation, among nursing home residents suffering from dementia.

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Posted on Aug. 13, 2014, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Lifestyle
Role of Lifestyle in Alzheimer’s Disease

What are the seven modifiable factors that may reduce a person’s risk of Alzheimer’s Disease?

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Posted on Aug. 11, 2014, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Diagnostics
10 Proteins Top Alzheimer’s Biomarkers

Ten proteins in the blood may predict the onset of Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Posted on June 25, 2014, 6 a.m. in Speech & Language Alzheimer's Disease Sleep
Lack of Sleep Compromises the Brain

After a night of no sleep, even a healthy brain has elevated levels of amyloid-beta, the protein that characterizes Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Posted on June 15, 2014, 4:28 p.m. in Women's Health Alzheimer's Disease Lifestyle
Grand Benefits of Being a Grandparent

Taking care of one’s grandchildren one day a week may help preserve memory and cognition, among older women.

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Posted on May 6, 2014, 6 a.m. in Environment Alzheimer's Disease
Polluted Air May Prompt Alzheimer’s

Exposure to very low levels of ambient lead in the air may raise the risk of conversion of mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Posted on April 23, 2014, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Sleep
Chronic Sleep Disturbance May Trigger Alzheimer's Disease

People who experience chronic sleep disturbances may be at risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer’s disease at an earlier age.

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Posted on April 18, 2014, 6 a.m. in Exercise Alzheimer's Disease
Low Fitness Raises Alzheimer’s Risk

A self-rated poor level of fitness in a person’s 50s may predict onset of dementia within the next three decades.

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Posted on April 11, 2014, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Diet
Brain-Saving Benefits of a Healthy Diet

Consuming greater amounts of vegetables, berries and fruits, fish and unsaturated fats from milk products in midlife may help to prevent dementia in later years.

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