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Brain Activity Changes may Reduce Risk of Alzheimer's

ROCHESTER, Minn. — July 12, 2012.  Activity lingers longer in certain areas of the brain in those with Alzheimer's than it does in healthy people, Mayo Clinic researchers who created a map of the brain found. The results suggest varying brain activity may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease. The [...]

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Computer Use and Exercise Combo May Reduce the Odds of Having Memory Loss, Mayo Clinic Finds

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — You think your computer has a lot of memory and if you keep using your computer you may, too. VIDEO ALERT: Click here as Dr. Geda explains the study. Combining mentally stimulating activities, such as using a computer, with moderate exercise decreases your odds of having memory [...]

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Mayo Clinic Finds Mild Cognitive Impairment is Common, Affects Men Most

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Researchers involved in the Mayo Clinic Study of Aging reported today that more than 6 percent of Americans age 70 to 89 develop mild cognitive impairment (MCI) every year. Also, the condition appears to affect men and those who only have a high school education more than [...]

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