CV health and cognitive aging

Ideal Cardiovascular Health and Cognitive Aging in the Northern Manhattan Study
J Am Heart Assoc. 2016
Hannah Gardener, ScD, et al.
http://jaha.ahajournals.org/content/5/3/e002731.abstract

Conclusions: The number of ideal CVH metrics was associated with less decline in the domains of Processing Speed and, to a lesser extent, of Executive Function and Episodic Memory.
Ideal CVH promotion benefits brain health and cognitive aging.

journalistic version:
http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/05/02/476209760/whats-good-for-the-heart-is-good-for-the-brain

Executive functions program
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/about/organization/dnbbs/behavioral-science-and-integrative-neuroscience-research-branch/executive-functions-program.shtml

https://franzcalvo.wordpress.com/2016/06/26/aha-lifes-simple-7

related:

https://franzcalvo.wordpress.com/2014/04/03/cardiorespiratory-fitness-and-cognitive-function

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