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Exercise may keep brain sharp in old age
Physical activity in old age may prevent a decline in the brain's white matter, a new study has found. The white matter is composed of fibre-like parts of brain cells that enable communication between brain regions. Researchers at the University of Illinois studied 88 people between ages 60 and 78 who had low cardiovascular fitness but were otherwise healthy. The participants wore...
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Exercise may keep brain sharp in old age
Physical activity in old age may prevent a decline in the brain's white matter, a new study has found....
Dengue cases in Delhi, NCR rise to 55
Insulin pumps capable of saving lives
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