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Too Much Sugar Linked To Reduced Memory, Brain Volume

The sugar-brain connection isn’t just a theory anymore. There’s some fairly convincing and reproducible evidence that too much sugar in the diet is linked to cognitive and brain deficits. Two new papers, both deriving...

Repurposed drugs may combat Alzheimer’s

Scientists at Cambridge University have helped discover that two “repurposed” drugs can reduce brain shrinkage caused by Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases. Both medicines, one a licensed antidepressant and the other an anti-cancer compound,...

Mental Fitness In Early Life Makes Aging Brain Healthier, More Resilient

Stimulating the brain while young, through leadership roles at work and other opportunities, may help people stay mentally healthy when they’re older, according to new research. Researchers at the University of Exeter studied how experiences...

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