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Social activities like enjoying brunch with friends may help slow cognitive decline.

To Save Your Brain, Fill Your Calendar

Study from Mayo Clinic shows doing more activities may offer greater cognitive protection


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Living With Mild Cognitive Impairment

A unique program trains patients — and their caregivers — to better handle memory loss

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High Profile Deaths Draw Attention To Brain Cancer

A closer look at this rare, devastating disease and what treatment usually involves

My Alzheimer's Road Trip Van

Filmmakers Capture Alzheimer's Stories

They found almost all patients, families experience stigma and isolation in the health care system

A woman massaging the bridge of her nose with an apparent headache or migraine

Migraines May Increase Risk for Alzheimer's

Study found significant association between history of migraines and the disease

Novelist Catherine Hiller looking at a globe of the world

Strengthening the Brain by Memorizing the World

Novelist challenged herself to learn the location of every country

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