Category Archives: Healthy Aging

Gaming Boosts Brainpower in Older Adults

Now research shows that gaming boosts brainpower in older adults! It’s true.  A recent study by the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and published in the science journal, Nature, shows that certain types of gaming boosts brainpower in older … Continue reading

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Older Adults Who Volunteer Are Healthier

Nonprofit community leaders and people involved with organizations like the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) have known for years that older adults who volunteer are more engaged, interesting and healthier.  And that knowledge is now backed up by a recent … Continue reading

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