CHFD 2200(f)

CHFD 2200(f) - CHFD 2200 Influences on Cognitive...

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CHFD 2200 Influences on Cognitive functioning: use it or lose it Cognitive reserve Educational attainment Novelty Social interactions—help prevent dementia Physical activity(those who work out in midlife—1/3 more likely to get Alzheimer’s) Memory Changes in Late Adulthood Fewer changes Declines in perceptual speed linked to memory decline Successful aging=reducing or adapting to changes in memory Ego integrity: finding memory in life; feeling whole & complete upon reflection of life Versus
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