Researchers report, for those with a genetic mutation that causes Alzheimer's disease, 2.5 hours of physical activity per week may delay cognitive decline and have beneficial effects on tau in the brain. They speculate the same may be true for those with more common forms of the neurodegenerative disease.
A new study reports lifestyle choices, such as smoking or drinking alcohol during early adulthood, can increase the risk of developing dementia or having a stroke later in life.
A new study sheds light into the link between lifestyle and the risk of developing dementia.
Researchers have released data from the world's largest brain and body scanning study.
Researchers report a healthy diet, regular exercise and a normal BMI can help protect against the build up of proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease.
A new review reports on associations between birth defects in offspring and its father's age, alcohol use and other environmental factors.
According to researchers, there is a strong correspondence between positive lifestyle and behavioral traits and a particular set of connections in the brain.
A panel of world experts in aging recommend everyone over 70 have annual evaluations of their memory and reasoning abilities.