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The Aging Brain is not Beyond Repair

- Monday, April 16, 2012

Research is changing what we know about our Grey Matter. Our brains continue to produce brain cells into our 70’s. Because of changes in technology, science is making progress in cognitive science. Cognitive loss and forgetfulness is largely preventable.

According to a study, baby boomers now fear Alzheimer’s more than any other illness. The biggest question in age related memory decline is: how much it affects your daily life. The other is:  is memory decline getting gradually worse?

Those over 50 naturally experience age related memory decline.

How can you tell the difference between natural forgetfulness and Alzheimer's, and how can you prevent it?  The brain is resilient and recent science shows how the brain can change and grow even while aging. Watch the following video.