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Los Angeles Times: To fend off dementia, run — or dance, bike, power-walk or step

July 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

July 23, 2015 – written by Melissa Healy Scientists testing experimental drugs to prevent or reverse Alzheimer’s disease have for years endured a drumbeat of inconclusive and disappointing trial results. But dementia researchers meeting in Washington, D.C., this week got some unexpectedly good news on the benefits of a therapy that is readily available, inexpensive to deliver and free of unwanted side effects. It’s aerobic exercise. And in a head-to-head with available [- more...]