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Daily Exercise Lowers Risk Of Alzheimer's
2012-04-19 05:01:12

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com A new study by the neurological researchers of Rush University Medical Center has found that daily activity can reduce the onset of Alzheimer´s disease and cognitive decline. The report, published in the online issue of the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology, describes how activities done on a day-to-day basis can reduce the risk of Alzheimer´s. "These results provide support for efforts to encourage all types of physical...

Undetected Lesions Could Cause Symptoms of Old Age
2011-09-02 05:50:47

  Tiny, blocked blood vessels in the brain, undetectable by modern-day technology, could be to blame for tremors, slower walking and changes in posture typically associated with aging, researchers at the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago have discovered. Reporting their findings in the American Heart Association journal Stroke, lead author Aron S. Buchman and colleagues analyzed brain autopsies of more than 400 nuns and priests, who died at an average age of 88 and had...