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By On January 30th, 2013

Keep Your Heart Healthy to Keep Your Brain Healthy

For women over the age of 65, cardiovascular health can play a significant role in avoiding cognitive decline and dementia. Researchers at the Mayo Clinic found that heart disease can be linked to mental decline in both men and women, but the association is strongest in women. Specifically, mild cognitive impairment occurs often in patients…

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By On November 14th, 2012

Possibility of PTSD Determined By MRI

We recently told you how CO2 tests could determine a person’s chances of developing PTSD. There is also research being done to determine if the actual anatomy of a brain, specifically the size of the amygdala, can also reveal the likelihood that one would develop PTSD. US News reports that the amygdala is the area…

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