memory loss

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  • Get hitched to stave off risk of dementia

    Get hitched to stave off risk of dementia

    Researchers says those who remain unmarried should focus more on education and proper physical health to cut down the risk of dementia.

    November 29, 2017
  • Computer brain training may cut dementia risk by 29%

    Computer brain training may cut dementia risk by 29%

    'Speed of processing training resulted in decreased risk of dementia across the 10-year period of, on average, 29 per cent as compared to the control'.

    November 18, 2017
  • High BP in midlife may up dementia risk

    High BP in midlife may up dementia risk

    Middle-aged persons who have cardiovascular health risk factors, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and are also current smokers, have a greater chance of suffering from dementia later in life, researchers have warned. The findings showed that the chances of......

    August 9, 2017
  • Soft drinks bad for your memory, diet soda may be even worse

    Soft drinks bad for your memory, diet soda may be even worse

    If you thought switching to diet soda can help you avoid the ill effects associated with sugary soft drinks, think again! Researchers have found that while drinking sugary beverages frequently may lead to poorer memory, daily intake of diet soda......

    April 21, 2017
  • Brain games may not make you smarter

    Brain games may not make you smarter

    If you thought brain games could make you smarter, think again. In a study, researchers at Florida State University in the US found no evidence that such games increase overall cognitive abilities. An increasing number of people believe brain training......

    April 18, 2017