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Posted on May 25, 2016, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Diet GI-Digestive
The Brain-Gut Connection

Both a high-fat and a high-sugar diet can cause changes in gut bacteria that appear related to a significant loss of "cognitive flexibility".

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Posted on May 23, 2016, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
A Treat for Your Brain

Dark chocolate can markedly improve attention skills.

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Posted on May 19, 2016, 6 a.m. in Exercise Brain and Mental Performance
Fit Body = Fit Brain

Older adults may improve brain function by raising their fitness level.

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Posted on May 18, 2016, 6 a.m. in Blood Pressure Brain and Mental Performance
Pressure Point

High blood pressure in your 50's may impact cognitive skills in your 80's.

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Cognitive Health May Depend on Cardiovascular Factors

Physiological changes in specific brain regions associated with memory may be precipitated by vascular risk factors.

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Posted on May 9, 2016, 6 a.m. in Sleep Brain and Mental Performance
Sleep Boosts Memory Accessibility

Sleep may help us to recall facts which we can’t remember while still awake.

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Posted on May 4, 2016, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Challenging Work Yields Cognitive Gains

What types of work activities may protect against aging-related memory and thinking declines?

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 “E”ssential Vitamin for Brain Health

Vitamin E maintains levels of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in the brain (zebrafish model).

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Posted on April 20, 2016, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
Blackcurrants Benefit the Brain

New Zealand blackcurrants may help manage aging-related declines in memory accuracy, attention, and mood. 

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Posted on April 12, 2016, 6 a.m. in Exercise Brain and Mental Performance
Exercise Does the Brain Good

Regular physical activity may protect against white matter hyperintensities, among older men and women.

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