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Does exercise impact cognitive health?

Aerobic Exercise Helps Cognitive Function in Older Adults

Increasing evidence shows that physical activity and exercise training may delay or prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). In ...
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Study shows adaptive brain response to stress, and its absence in people with depression

A new study identifies a novel biomarker indicating resilience to chronic stress. This biomarker is largely absent in people suffering ...
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Childhood diet and exercise creates healthier, less anxious adults

Exercise and a healthy diet in childhood leads to adults with bigger brains and lower levels of anxiety, according to ...
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Can Yoga, Meditation, and Mindfulness Treat Concussion?

Chronic concussion symptoms are notoriously difficult to treat. But Rebecca Acabchuk – who is also a yoga instructor in Hebron, ...
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Mindfulness can make you selfish.

Mindfulness is big business. Downloads of mindfulness apps generate billions of dollars annually in the U.S., and their popularity continues ...
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Are cancer and loneliness related?

Men’s loneliness linked to an increased risk of cancer

A recent study by the University of Eastern Finland shows that loneliness among middle-aged men is associated with an increased ...
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Sleep and TBI

How Sleep Impacts healing traumatic brain injuries

Sound sleep plays a critical role in healing traumatic brain injury, a new study of military veterans suggests. The study, published ...
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Does Diabetes increase dementia risk?

Onset of type 2 diabetes at younger ages appeared to play a role in the risk for dementia, according to ...
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How Does COVID Affect Mental Health?

Recently publicized reports of paranoia, depression, and even suicide among some COVID-19 survivors have come as no surprise to Maura Boldrini, ...
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loneliness

Wisdom, loneliness and your intestinal multitude

The evolving science of wisdom rests on the idea that wisdom's defined traits correspond to distinct regions of the brain, ...
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