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Pumping Neurons: Exercise to maintain a healthy brain
The evidence is growing that moderate regular exercise boosts memory and other brain functions and may help prevent age-related declines.
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How Parkinsonís disease affects the mind

It’s not just a movement disorder. Besides causing tremors and other motion-related symptoms, Parkinson’s disease affects memory, learning, and behavior.

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Creative healing: art therapy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
As medical science races to cure dementia, storytelling and other creative activities promise a better quality of life for the millions already diagnosed.
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Parahippocampal Gryus

The parahippocampal gyrus is a subregion of the medial temporal lobes of the brain, and includes parts of the cerebral cortex that lie close to the hippocampus.  Like the hippocampus, the parahippocampal  gyrus is important for new memory formation.

by Catherine E. Myers. Copyright © 2006 Memory Loss and the Brain