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Lost memories can be retrieved

Lost memories can be retrieved

“Lost” memories of people suffering the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease could one day be retrieved just like the film Total Recall, scientists said. They are stored but dementia ...
Gardening ‘halves dementia risk’

Gardening ‘halves dementia risk’

Older people can halve their risk of dementia simply by gardening, dancing or going for brisk walks, according to new research. The study shows that virtually any type of aerobic activity boosts the a ...
Gum disease speeds up Alzheimer’s decline

Gum disease speeds up Alzheimer’s decline

Gum disease causes a greater loss of memory and thinking in people suffering the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease, a new study warned. Periodontitis or gum disease causes a six fold increase ...