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Posted on Aug. 28, 2015, 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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Posted on Aug. 26, 2015, 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 Aug. 17, 2015, 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," in a lab animal model.

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Posted on Aug. 10, 2015, 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 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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