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Archive for February 5, 2015

Meditation might mean more gray matter in later years

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Since 1970, life expectancy around the world has risen dramatically, with people living more than 10 years longer. That’s the good news.┬áThe bad news is that starting when people are in their mid-to-late-20s, the brain begins to wither — its volume and weight begin to decrease. As this occurs, the brain can begin to lose some of its functional abilities.

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