12-01: Physical Activity and Alzheimer's Disease

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12-01: Physical Activity and Alzheimer's Disease

Summary

Evidence linking physical activity to cognitive health in older adults is mounting.  As described in December 2010’s The Research File (2), research has found that physical activity may reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias during later adulthood. 

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Publication Date: January 1, 2012