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SCIENCE & IDEAS GROUP -- CANCELLED

When:
Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM
Where:
Ashby Village Office
1821 Catalina Ave.
Berkeley, CA  94707

510-204-9200
Category:
Interest Group
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SCIENCE & IDEAS INTEREST GROUP



RSVP: to Gerry Abrams scabrams@att.net

WHEN: Wednesday, January 10, 3:00-5:00 PM

WHERE: Ashby Village Office
1821 Catalina Ave., Berkeley

                 The Aging Brain

How does the healthy brain age after age 60:  What are some of the things that can go wrong?  How can we keep our brains healthy?  These questions and others will be discussed.   To prepare, please read the following article: What happens to the brain as we age? ”https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/319185.php 
 
Other supporting articles are listed below. Please join us, and if any of these articles interest you, you are invited to fill the rest of us in on the content 


Other Relevant articles:

 

WHAT IS BRAIN HEALTH ?

https://brainhealth.nia.nih.gov/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIu6r6v46e2AIVRpF-Ch1jFwXKEAAYASAAEgKnY_D_BwE

 

SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

"SuperAgers" show possible new link between social engagement, cognitive health

https://www.nia.nih.gov/news/superagers-show-possible-new-link-between-social-engagement-cognitive-health

 

Psychological well-being in elderly adults with extraordinary episodic memory

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5653294/

 

STAYING CONNECTED

https://brainhealth.nia.nih.gov/engage-your-brain/stay-connected

 

SLEEP

https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/good-nights-sleep

 

  • MEMORY AND AGING

    APA Office on Aging, APA Committee on Aging, and Elizabeth Vierck. (2011). Memory and Aging.  https://www.apa.org/pi/aging/memory-and-aging.pdf

  • HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

    NIH National Institute on Aging. (2015, March). AgePage: High Blood Pressure

    https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/high-blood-pressure

     

    THE LINK BETWEEN CHOLESTEROL AND ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE.

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16156481

     

  • EXERCISE AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
  • NIH National Institute on Aging. (2016, December). Exercise & Physical Activity: Your Everyday Guide from the National Institute on Aging. WEB

https://www.nia.nih.gov/news/moderate-physical-activity-linked-increases-metabolism-across-brain-regions

Moderate physical activity linked to increases in metabolism across brain regions

https://eldercare.acl.gov/public/Resources/Brochures/docs/Brain-Health.pdf

 



 



 




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