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Slowing Alzheimer's disease by keeping mind and body active
...l that time, keep your running shoes and crossword puzzles
Kids who blow bubbles find language is child's play
...nking and reasoning skills: working out how to put puzzles
together, matching pictures and colours, interacting with an adult to get their attention, and 'pretending' that one object is another, such as using a block for a car, or a box for a doll's bed, or giving a doll a tea party. Children who were good...
UCLA study finds that simple lifestyle changes may improve cognitive function and brain efficiency
...late the brain, memory exercises such as crossword puzzles
and brainteasers were conducted throughout the day. To improve physical fitness, participants took daily walks, which have been found to increase life expectancy and lower the risk of Alzheimer disease. To improve their diet, study participants on ...
New study finds that older Americans may improve memory by exercising their brains and bodies
...luded: Memory Training Brainteasers, crossword puzzles
and memory exercises, which emphasized verbal skills, were conducted throughout the day to stimulate the brain. Healthy Diet Participants ate five meals daily, which included a balanced diet rich in omega-3 fats, low-glycemic index carbohydrates ...