Author: Nick Bray
Department of Kinesiology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
- Exercise may be an effective intervention for improving brain function in older adults
- Potentially, exercise may delay neurodegenerative consequences of biological aging and Alzheimer’s disease.
Original Article: Bray NW, Pieruccini-Faria F, Bartha R, Doherty TJ, Nagamatsu LS, Montero-Odasso M. The effect of physical exercise on functional brain network connectivity in older adults with and without cognitive impairment. A systematic review. Mech Ageing Dev. 2021 Apr 19;196:111493. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mad.2021.111493.
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