Items Tagged ‘memory loss’

December 20, 2013

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl Oestreich Karl Oestreich (@KarlWOestreich)

December 20, 2013 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. This is our last news summary of 2013. Please […]

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July 17, 2013

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl Oestreich Karl Oestreich (@KarlWOestreich)

    July 19, 2013 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media […]

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May 4, 2012

Computer Use Combined With Exercise May Protect Memory

By Mystery User

A new study suggests that using a computer may help stave off memory loss in old age…That was the conclusion of Mayo Clinic researchers who took a look at the relative cognitive health of subjects between the ages of 70 and 93. …”The mental stimulation may be polishing the communication lines and giving good connections […]

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Tags: Dr. Yonas Geda, memory loss, mental stimulation, Slate Magazine


May 3, 2012

Computer Use Plus Exercise May Reduce Age-Related Memory Loss

By Mystery User

The combination of mentally stimulating activities such as computer use and moderate physical exercise appears to decrease one’s odds of suffering from age-related memory loss, according to a new Mayo Clinic study…Previous studies have shown links between exercising one’s mind and exercising one’s body to improved memory, but this one, published in the May 2012 […]

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Tags: CNET, Dr. Yonas Geda, memory loss


May 2, 2012

Computer Use and Exercise May Fight Memory Loss

By Mystery User

Using a computer may protect against memory loss late in life, as long as you also make sure to exercise, a new study suggests. In the study, which included older adults, computer use and exercise reduced the risk of memory loss, whereas doing either activity alone did not…”The aging of baby boomers is projected to […]

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Tags: Dr. Yonas Geda, memory loss, MyHealthNewsDaily


May 1, 2012

Combination of exercise and computer use may reduce memory loss

By Mystery User

New research from the Mayo Clinic has revealed that a combination of moderate exercise along with mentally stimulating activities, such as using a computer, help decrease the chances of having memory loss in people older than 70 years old…“We know that from our previous studies, physical exercise is independently associated with better memory and computer […]

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Tags: memory loss, Yonas Geda


May 1, 2012

Combination of Exercise and Computer Use May Reduce Memory Loss

By Mystery User

New research from the Mayo Clinic has revealed that a combination of moderate exercise along with mentally stimulating activities, such as using a computer, help decrease the chances of having memory loss in people older than 70 years old…“We know that from our previous studies, physical exercise is independently associated with better memory and computer […]

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Tags: American Academy of Neurology, Dr. Yonas Geda, exercise, Fox News, memory loss


February 21, 2012

Overeating may double odds of memory loss in elderly

By Mystery User

Can stuffing your mouth clog your brain? A new study suggests overeating may double the risk for memory loss, or mild cognitive impairment (MCI), among people age 70 and older… “We observed a dose-response pattern which simply means; the higher the amount of calories consumed each day, the higher the risk of MCI,” study author […]

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Tags: Dr. Yonas E. Geda, high calories, MCI, memory loss, mild cognitive impairment, overeating


February 20, 2012

Study: Overeating tied to memory loss

By Mystery User

A new study led by researchers at the Scottsdale-based Mayo Clinic in Arizona supports the idea that what’s good for your heart is good for your brain. The study, released this month, suggests that eating too much may double the risk for memory loss in people age 70 and older… “We observed a dose-response pattern […]

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Tags: Dr. Yonas E. Geda, high amount of calories, memory loss, mild cognitive impairment


February 15, 2012

Overeating linked to memory loss among elderly

By Mystery User

US scientists say, People over 70 who consume between 2000 and 6000 calories a day are at much greater risk of “mild cognitive impairment,” researchers from the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona, said today…”We observed a dose-response pattern, which simply means the higher the amount of calories consumed each day, the higher the risk of […]

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Tags: cutting calories, dose-response pattern, Dr. Yonas Greda, memory loss, mild cognitive impairment


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