Saturday, September 6, 2008

Exercise can slow memory loss in progress

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Now a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association finds exercise can even slow down memory loss in those that are already having difficulty.(Alzheimers)
Doctors followed 170 seniors with mild memory problems. Half were encouraged to exercise a couple hours per week while the other half kept to their normal activities.

Most of the participants in the exercise program chose walking, and after six months they had .... read more of Exercise can slow memory loss in progress

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