cognitive health

Memory deteriorates faster in life’s last two years


April 5th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) A person's memory deteriorates at a faster rate in the last two-and-a-half years of his or her life than at any other time after memory problems ... Read more...

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Exercise reduces dementia risk


September 8th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 8 (IANS) Any muscle flexing that gets the heart pumping is likely to cut dementia risk and slow down its progression, says a new research.Dementia is the slow ... Read more...

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Exercise more for a good brain


July 26th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 26 (IANS) That exercise helps maintain good health is well known but it also improves your brain's wellness, say researchers.New research conducted at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ... Read more...

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Scientists link nerve cell production with memory in humans


August 27th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found that the production of new nerve cells in the human brain is linked to learning and memory.The University of Florida researchers ... Read more...

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Motion tracking technology to reduce injuries for older adults developed


August 11th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Missouri have developed technology to track motions while people exercise.The technology provides feedback to patients as they recover from injuries or illnesses ... Read more...

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New Motion Tracking Technology to reduce Injuries in the elderly


August 11th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): A new motion sensing technology developed by the researchers from the University of Missouri will help in reducing injuries in older people.University of Missouri researchers from the Sinclair ... Read more...

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Early Alzheimer’s identification method found


July 10th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): A study by researchers at UC Davis has found that abnormal brain images combined with examination of the composition of the fluid that surrounds the spine may offer ... Read more...

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Fish oil does not improve memory of elderly


April 22nd, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) The largest ever trial of fish oil supplements has found no evidence that they offer benefits for cognitive function in older people. A study investigated the effects of ... Read more...

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Fish oil supplements ‘don’t boost brain power’


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): Fish oil supplements offer no benefits for cognitive function in older people, according to a new study.The OPAL study investigated the effects of taking omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty ... Read more...

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Wii could be the new rehab for Parkinson’s patients


June 12th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): The Nintendo Wii might be the most sought after games console ever, but those who own it will surely have good cognitive health, for a study has found ... Read more...

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Diabetes dulls patient’s mental functioning


January 5th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 5 (IANS) Diabetes dulls adult patients' mental functioning early during the onset and persists into old age, according to new research. Given the sharp rise in the incidence of diabetes, ... Read more...

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Diabetes linked to mental deterioration


January 5th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 5 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Alberta say that diabetics may find their mental abilities slowing down soon after the disease appears.Their conclusion is based on a study, ... Read more...

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Moderate alcohol consumption beneficial for cardiovascular, cognitive health


November 21st, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): Mild or moderate consumption of alcohol can have beneficial effects on the cardiovascular health and cognitive function of an individual, according to a new review.According to Michael ... Read more...

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Two cups of tea a day may keep dementia at bay


July 19th, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Heres yet another reason why you should not stop drinking that cuppa: two cups of tea a day halves the risk of dementia.Thats the conclusion of new ... Read more...

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Stress hormone impairs cognitive heath in diabetic rodents


February 18th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 18 (ANI): A new National Institutes of Health (NIH) study in diabetic rodents has identified a potential factor with which diabetes impairs the cognitive health of people elevated stress hormones.The ... Read more...

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Diet vital contributor to cognitive decline, dementia: Study


November 14th, 2007 - 8:37 am ICT by admin
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Grape juice may prevent onset of Alzheimer’s


November 14th, 2007 - 8:37 am ICT by admin
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