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cognitive

Study: Active lifestyle sharpens mind

A new clinical analysis strengthens the notion that moderate exercise can help older adults reclaim some of their mental acuity.

Stressful life, sleepless night

About a third of Americans are sleep-deprived as a result of political and economic anxieties.

Feeling glum? Brighten up with movies

Researchers are finding that cultural engagement may help people tamp down depression as they age.

Battle explosions may cause memory problems

War veterans who have been close to bomb blasts score lower on memory tests and overall cognitive performance.

Stronger workout, stronger memory

At greater intensity, exercise leads to better memory and more protein involved in the growth, function and survival of brain cells.

Teaching an old brain new tricks

Explore these do's and don'ts for optimal brain health.

Want to stay smart? Volunteer

People who are socially engaged and civically minded may possess sharper minds as they age.

Deciphering dyslexia

New study suggests sufferers may have trouble adapting to a wide variety of sensory information.

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