Tag Archives: Cognitive

Cognitive Impairment Declining in Older Adults

A Good Mood May Boost Seniors' Brain Power

Latest Senior Health News WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20 (HealthDay News) — Memory loss and thinking problems are becoming less common among older Americans, possibly due to better education, personal wealth and cardiovascular care, a new study suggests. Published online Feb. 20 in Alzheimer’s & Dementia, the national study of …

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The Fiver | Taunt rival fans with Demba Ba’s Great Ballad of Cognitive Dissonance | Football

Angel Di Maria is lumped into the air during an FA Cup match against Cambridge United. Good times!

SIXTY-FIVE YEARS OF HURT Chelsea’s relationship with Big Cup has often been fraught. They declined to take part in the very first competition, as English champions in 1955, cravenly succumbing to the narrow-minded worldview of Alan Hardaker, the Football League suit whose hardline attitude to foreigners would make current government …

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Drug May Ease Cognitive Effects of Huntington’s

Electrical Brain Stimulation May Strengthen Memory

TUESDAY, Feb. 9 (HealthDay News) — An experimental drug may improve thinking, learning and memory skills in people with Huntington’s disease, an inherited neurodegenerative disorder, new research says. Huntington’s affects movement, behavior and cognitive abilities, and people with the disease usually die within 10 to 30 years of its onset. …

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Cognitive Skills May Shrink With Tamoxifen

Risk of Death From Certain Breast Cancers May Rise With Age

By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 11 (HealthDay News) — The breast cancer drug tamoxifen — used for three decades to treat the disease — appears to affect cognitive abilities, including some types of memory, a new study has found. “Our results are important for breast cancer patients because intact …

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