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How to Increase our Healthy Cognitive Lifespan - Ep. 456

  • Aired: 07/19/2010
  • 58:46
  • Rating: TV-G
Craig Atwood, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medicine - Geriatrics; UW-Madison. Craig Atwood discusses age-related dementia, including its stages, symptoms and causes. He also goes on to describe ways researchers are now trying to help halt this and other types of cognitive decline.
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Look at causes and symptoms of dementia and ways to halt its effects with Craig Atwood.
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