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Fatty food weighs down muscles and memory
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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Emotion and Memory



The Emotional Brain: The Mysterious Underpinnings of Emotional Life,” by Joseph LeDoux. (Touchstone Books, 1998).


Memory and Emotion: The Making of Lasting Memories,” by James McGaugh. (Columbia University Press, 2003).    




Noradrenergic modulation of emotion-induced forgetting and remembering,” by Rene Hurlemann and others. (The Journal of Neuroscience, ,July 6, 2005, Vol. 25, No. 27, pp. 6343-6349.)