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Posted on July 29, 2015, 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 July 24, 2015, 6 a.m. in Exercise Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Cardiorespiratory Fitness for Cognitive Fitness

Physical fitness in midlife lends better odds of a healthy brain in later life.

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Growth Factor Implicated in Aging

Inhibitor tamps down TGF-beta1 and rejuvenates aging stem cells in brain and muscles, in a lab animal model.

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Posted on July 17, 2015, 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 July 10, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Longevity
Give Back to Gain Brain Power

Civic engagement may combat the brain shrinkage that typifies the aging process.

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Posted on July 1, 2015, 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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Posted on June 24, 2015, 6 a.m. in Stroke Brain and Mental Performance
Stroke Speeds Brain Aging

A stroke can steal 8 years of brain power overnight.

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Posted on June 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods Nutrition
Dark Chocolate Boosts Attention

Eating dark chocolate containing 60% cacao makes the brain more alert and attentive.

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Posted on June 17, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
Two Foods to Boost Cognition

A Mediterranean diet supplemented with olive oil or nuts may help to improve thinking, learning, and memory.

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Posted on June 12, 2015, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Brain and Mental Performance Sleep
Extra Sleep Repairs Memory Problems in Flies

Artificially inducing sleep has been shown to reverse memory defects in a fruit fly model of Alzheimer's disease.

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