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Friday, February 01, 2013

Which of these is most likely to improve your memory after age 50?

a. Solving crossword or Sudoku puzzles
b. Going on regular walks
c. Taking ginkgo biloba supplements

Answer: b. Human brains typically shrink with age, impairing memory (and explaining why your car keys keep disappearing). But a revelatory study published in October found that physically active older people experienced less brain shrinkage than sedentary seniors, even those who engaged in "mentally stimulating" activities like puzzles.

On that note, I am going for a walk to search for my missing car keys (as well as other missing items). Have a great weekend!!! And.......stay warm!!!

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MISSDAISY23 2/3/2013 12:10AM

    Thank you for sharing!



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DIET_FRIEND 2/2/2013 12:05PM

    Nice to know because I don't take Ginko biloba!

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123ELAINE456 2/1/2013 9:36PM

  GREAT!!! God Blessings to Everyone. Have a Terific Day. Take Care.

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1CRAZYDOG 2/1/2013 4:48PM

    LOL!

Walking is my activity of choice for sure. HUGS

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THINAGIN2 2/1/2013 3:44PM

    I don't leave it to chance and do both A and B. Sure hope it works!
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EWL978 2/1/2013 2:33PM

    You're funny!!! Maybe while you're looking for your keys, you'll find mine??

Your blog gives great advice, now for me to take some of it and make use of it!!

Keep on keeping on

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