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Non-pharmacological strategies to delay cognitive decline

Lautenschlager, Nicola T.; Anstey, Kaarin; Kurz, Alexander F.

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Non-pharmacological preventive strategies to delay cognitive decline have become the focus of recent research. This review aims to discuss evidence supporting the use of physical and cognitive activity to reduce the risk of cognitive decline and dementia in later life. Both strategies are associated with better cognitive health in older adults. This positive effect seems stronger for middle-aged and older adults with normal cognition and less clear when cognitive impairment is present....[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014-10
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/12099
Source: Maturitas 79.2 (2014): 170–173
DOI: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2014.07.012

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