Illiteracy—a dementia risk?
The ability to read and write allows people to engage in 'cognitively enriching' activities that exercise the brain.
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Maxed out on Parkinson’s disease meds and reluctant to give up his active lifestyle, Steve Stampfler opted for deep brain stimulation to bring his tremors under control.