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Posted on Dec. 19, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
Cocoa Compounds Enhance Brain Region Involved in Memory

The brain’s dentate gyrus region – involved in memory, responds to dietary cocoa flavanols.

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Posted on Dec. 17, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Dietary Supplementation
Green Tea Compounds May Boost Short-Term Memory

Abundant in catechins and theanine, green tea powder may benefit short-term memory.

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Posted on Dec. 12, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Exercise Longevity
Brain Gains

Workout the body to reap benefits for brain function.

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Posted on Dec. 12, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Dietary Supplementation
Compound in Leafy Greens Enhances Visual Processing Speed

The carotenoids lutein and zeaxanthin may boost visual motor reaction time.

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Posted on Dec. 11, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Anti-Aging = Pro-Cognition

Five-element program may protect memory and attention skills as we age.

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Posted on Dec. 10, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Reminisce to Rev-Up the Brain

Engaging brain areas linked to so-called “off-task” mental activities (such as mind-wandering and reminiscing) may help to boost performance on challenging mental tasks.

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Posted on Dec. 2, 2014, 6 a.m. in Exercise Brain and Mental Performance
Exercise Enhances Brain Fitness

Physical exercise can improve brain perfusion as well as certain memory skills, among men and women in their 60s and 70s.

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Curcumin for Cognition

The curry spice may improve attention and memory, and boost mood, in healthy older men and women.

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Posted on Nov. 28, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
A Toast for Memory

Modest alcohol consumption may enhance episodic memory, among otherwise healthy men and women in their 60s and older.

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Posted on Nov. 17, 2014, 6 a.m. in Child Health Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
Broccoli Sprout Compound Shows Promise for Autism

Results of a small clinical trial suggest that a chemical derived from broccoli sprouts may improve the classic behavioral symptoms of autism.

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