Maintenance of memory depends on genetic factors as well as lifestyle choices

What characterises people who maintain their memory into older age? The so-called memory maintainers showed that they were more often women, carried beneficial genetic variants, were more physically active at study baseline, and also tended to live together with someone to a larger extent than people in the average memory development group.

Read more about the Swedish Betula study in the latest Lifebrain E-newsletter.

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Published June 12, 2019 12:02 PM - Last modified Aug. 22, 2019 10:52 AM