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Finding it hard to learn a new skill? Try learning 3 instead! Intriguing new study out of @UCRiverside in The Journals of Gerontology shows learning new things at once, like school children do, boosts cognitive abilities in older adults. #livebetterlonger

More evidence of how critical it is to treat stroke quickly. Study out today from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in @JAMA_current shows starting treatment just 15 minutes earlier can save lives and prevent disability #Livebetterlonger

In case you needed another reason to get those steps in! In a new study in @JAMANeuro researchers at @MGH_RI show that exercise may slow cognitive decline and protect against #Alzheimer’s #Livebetterlonger

New ideas in @Neurocellpress from authors at @harvardmed and @MGHMedicine for how we might stop inflammation in the brain that could lead to #Alzheimer’s #livebetterlonger

All those crossword puzzles and murder mysteries could pay off? New study in @JAMANeuro shows a buildup of lifetime educational and mental stimulation is associated with decreased risk of dementia. #livebetterlonger