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Posted on Feb. 27, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
A Snack to Remember

A handful of walnuts daily may improve memory, concentration, and information processing speed.

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Posted on Feb. 24, 2015, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Brain and Mental Performance Exercise
Regular Exercise Revs Up Brain Health

Women who regularly engage in physical activity have higher oxygen availability in a region of the brain necessary for difficult cognitive tasks.

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Posted on Feb. 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Child Health Brain and Mental Performance Lifestyle
Second Language Boosts the Brain

Immersion in a second language in one’s elementary school years beneficially impacts the structure of the brain’s white matter.

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Posted on Feb. 18, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance GI-Digestive Mental Health
GI - Brain Link

Gut bacteria impact brain activity.

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Posted on Feb. 13, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Functional Foods
Cocoa Compounds Preserve Cognition

Flavanols may help people to maintain memory capacity as they age.

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Posted on Jan. 26, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Brain and Mental Performance Mental Health
The Internet’s Net Worth

The Internet – and in particular, social media – can help to foster social inclusion among the older population, thereby potentially improving mental well‐being and cognitive performance.

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Posted on Jan. 22, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Diagnostics Stroke
Balance Predicts Brain Health

The ability to balance on one leg for 20 seconds or more may correlate to better cognitive function and reduced stroke risk.

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Posted on Jan. 20, 2015, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Brain and Mental Performance
Keys to Health Literacy

 Certain types of mental activity may help people to understand doctors’ instructions as they age.

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Posted on Jan. 13, 2015, 6 a.m. in Stress Brain and Mental Performance
Stressful Relationships Strain the Brain

Close but stressful personal relationships in midlife may contribute to cognitive decline later in life.

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Posted on Jan. 9, 2015, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Diet
Trans Fats Translate into Memory Problems

Men ages 45 years and younger who consume high amounts of trans fats may experience difficulties with word recall.

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