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Exercise Has Numerous Beneficial Effects on Brain Health and Cognition, Review Suggests

It’s no secret that exercise has numerous beneficial effects on the body. However, a bevy of recent research suggests that these positive effects also extend to the brain, influencing cognition. In a new review article highlighting the results of more than a hundred recent human and animal studies on this topic, Michelle W. Voss,… Exercise Has Numerous Beneficial Effects on Brain Health and Cognition, Review Suggests   



Pulse Pressure Linked to Risk of CVD in Alzheimer’s

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System have shown that elevated pulse pressure may increase the risk of cerebrovascular disease (CVD) in older adults with Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Their study has been published in the early online edition of Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease in advance of… Pulse Pressure Linked to Risk of CVD in Alzheimer’s   



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