Tag Archive: Alzheimer’s

Nov 10

Social Networking Lowers Risk of Alzheimer’s

The positive impact on your health of staying socially active peaked my interest when I wrote the posts about playing bridge. Now the research tells us that lack of community involvement and infrequent contact with friends and family may increase your risk for Alzheimer’s. Researchers are now discovering that people who are calm and stay …

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Aug 04

Social Networking Also Reduces Risk of Dementia

Taking those bridge lessons or joining the senior centers computer class, or attending the CPR training class at your local hospital may be just what it takes to lower your risk of cognitive decline and dementia. Recent studies reported that learning is good but there was a mixed bag about what kind of social contact …

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