Maintaining Mobility May Contribute to Better Cognition and Brain Connectivity in Older Age?

The capacity to move is crucial for maintaining independence and quality of life in old age. Unfortunately, as we grow older our mobility is reduced and this can increase the risk of falls, disability and hospitalisations. In a recent study of 387 healthy participants from the Whitehall II Imaging cohort, researchers examined how mobility was linked with cognitive and brain health in people who were 60 to 85 years of age.

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Lifebrain E-newsletter, November, 2017


Tags: mobility, brain health, cognition, brain connectivity
Published Jan. 15, 2018 4:11 PM - Last modified Apr. 11, 2018 11:19 AM