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“I shall wear the bottoms of my trousers rolled”

What do those words evoke for you? For me, because I still have fragments of T.S. Eliot’s poetry bouncing around my neurons, those lyrical words trigger the idea of growing […]... More>


Want To Feel 5 Years Older? Just Take A Memory Test


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Using Blood Pressure to Predict Cognitive Function

High brachial blood pressure, measured from the arm, is associated with adverse cognitive outcomes with age. But researchers find that central blood pressure may be an even better predictor. ... More>


The Face(s) of the GOP. Who Do You See?


Brief Memory Test ‘Ages’ Older Adults

Research suggests that a simple memory test can have a noticeable impact on how old some older adults feel, aging them about five years in the span of five minutes. ... More>