Being sedentary may make you as vulnerable as those whose genes put them at risk for Alzheimer's.
Researchers study how playing video games can lead to brain evolution.
People who are socially engaged and civically minded may possess sharper minds as they age.
In study of older adults with mild cognitive issues, long-term improvements were seen after high-intensity lifting.
Controlling blood pressure during midlife likely reduces the risk of memory issues in later life.
The research is preliminary and plenty of work remains, but an animal study shows promise.
Daytime snoozing may increase the risk of hypertension, but expert says there's more to it than that.
Study: Mentally sharp older folks have brains that don't shrink in key regions, unlike the brains of people with memory loss.
First responders who developed PTSD seem at greater risk of mental decline.
Sedentary seniors are more likely to suffer mental decline.
This high-tech device will help patients with dementia and brain injury remain safe on the road—or off it.
Researchers developed a checklist to help spot those at risk.